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Firefighter receives dream home after Bastrop Fire's destruction

'Extreme Makeover: Home Edition' builds new house for firefighter who was fighting Labor Day wildfires when her home burned down

Staff Report
The Houston Chronicle

BASTROP COUNTY, Texas — It was homecoming day Wednesday for a Bastrop County firefighter and her family, who were built a new home by a reality television show and thousands of local volunteers.

By 6 p.m., Mizzy and Chris Zdroj and their children arrived by limousine to see their brand-new 2,500-square-foot house, the building of which was organized for Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, the Austin American-Statesmen reported.

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