Fire destroys home in Rockwell

Fire destroys home in Rockwell

ROCKWELL, NC (WBTV) - Fire heavily damaged a home in Rockwell on Thursday night.  The fire broke out at 319 West Main Street just after 10:00 pm.

Officials say a firefighter spotted it and called the fire in to 911. When firefighters arrived  on the scene, heavy flames were showing.

At first, firefighters were concerned that a person might be trapped inside but no one was home at the time of the fire.

Seven fire departments were on the scene of the fire.

There is no word yet on what caused the fire. The Red Cross is on the scene to assist the residents.

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