House, 2 vehicles destroyed in fire in Burke County

Updated: May. 15, 2019 at 8:16 PM EDT
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BURKE COUNTY, N.C. (WBTV) - A house and two vehicles were destroyed in a fire in Burke County Wednesday night.

According to officials, the incident happened at a home along Highway 70.

The people who lived in the home escaped unhurt.

A woman who lived in the home said she was outside and heard a small explosion, then the home was on fire. She is okay. Her husband arrived at home a short time later.

Red Cross is helping the family.

Around 8 p.m., crews were putting out hot spots.

There’s no word on what started the fire and no further information was released.

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