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The pastor and first lady of Trinity Baptist Church in Ashburn lost their home at 120 Jeanette Street in a fire Friday morning.

Turner County Fire and Rescue crews got the call about 2:40 am.

Firefighters suspect that the fires started from the back porch, and then spread to the rest of the home.

Pastor Rodney Brown had to be airlifted from Tift Regional Hospital to the Augusta Burn center for second degree burns.

Two of the couple's pets died in the fire.