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Names released of couple killed in Tri-State house fire

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Two people were killed in a massive house fire in Muhlenberg County.

51-year-old Douglass C. Smith and his wife, 49-year-old Donita J. Smith were in their Hazel Creek Road home when a massive fire broke out between midnight and 3:00 early Saturday morning.

Three fire departments responded to the call. The couple living in the home were killed in the fire, but luckily the children were not home at the time.

14 News spoke with a neighbor who says they knew the couple. They tell us that they were good, hard working people.

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