2-alarm fire destroys Holmdel home

Heavy smoke and flames made the fire difficult for teams to put it out.

Heavy smoke and flames made the fire difficult for teams to put it out. (8/7/15)

HOLMDEL - A woman and her dog escaped serious injury after a two-alarm fire broke out at a Holmdel home.

Firefighters were called to the home just before 8 a.m. Friday, and had to battle heavy smoke and flames.

Authorities say the house is now uninhabitable.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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