Early Morning Fire Destroys Home

Photos courtesy of Huntersville Fire Dept.

HUNTERSVILLE, NC — One person injured and a home destroyed after fire tears through a Huntersville home.

Fire crews responded to a house fire around 2:30am Monday morning on the 8600 block of Devonshire Drive. When they arrived they found heavy flames coming from the home.

Ladder trucks were called to the scene to help battle the fire. Crews were able to get the fire under control but the home suffered heavy damage as a result.

Officials say no one was home at the time of the fire. One bystander was treated for heavy smoke inhalation and taken to CMC.

Crews are still on scene to monitor hot spots while investigators work to determine what may have caused the fire.

No word yet on the cause. We will continue to bring you updates as they come in.