Man escapes early-morning fire

Fire investigators are trying to determine what started a fire that destroyed a house early Monday.

It broke out on Timberlake Drive on western Madison County.

Donny McBride says he woke up to a crackling sound and discovered his home on fire.

A cat died.

The homeowner's father says his son just had an electrical outlet installed on the back deck of the home, where the fire started.

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