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Fire engulfs cooking show star Rachael Ray's home

Last Updated Aug 10, 2020 at 12:54 pm EDT

FILE - In this April 9, 2014 file photo, Rachel Ray attends the Food Bank of NYC Can Do Awards Benefit Gala on in New York. Authorities say a massive fire engulfed Ray's New York home. The Warren County sheriff said there were no injuries during the Sunday, Aug. 9, 2020 evening fire at her home in Lake Luzerne. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File )

ALBANY, N.Y. — A massive fire engulfed cooking show star Rachael Ray’s New York home, authorities said.

Firefighters responded to Ray’s home in Lake Luzerne, New York, on Sunday evening, KRQE-TV reported.

Photos of the house fire show flames bursting through the roof and long plumes of smoke extending into the sky. The Warren County sheriff said there were no injuries.

Ray’s representative Charlie Dougiello told USA TODAY in a statement that Ray, her husband and dog were safe, but that the extent of damage to the home was not yet clear.

Since April, Ray has been filming “#STAYHOME With Rachael” two days a week from her home in Lake Luzerne. Her husband, John Cusimano, has been the show’s cameraman, producer, cocktail maker and musical guest.

Amid the pandemic, Ray’s organization donated $4 million to several charities including food banks, relief funds for laid off restaurant workers and animal rescue work.

She credited her mother, who lives across the street and also operated a restaurant, with motivating her to give the donation.

“She wants a daily update of what you’re doing to help the world. In detail,” Ray said.

The Associated Press