Fire destroys Craighead County home early Thursday

CRAIGHEADCOUNTY, AR (KAIT) - A fire early Thursday morning gutted a home in CraigheadCounty.

Fire crews were called to ahome on 1604 County Road 655 just before midnight. The fire department sayswhen crews arrived, they found the house fully involved; flames were shootingthrough the roof.

Lake City units were the firston the scene with trucks also coming from Bay and Jonesboro later to help fightthe blaze.

There was a resident in thehome at the time of the fire, but they were able to get out without beinginjured.

The home is believed to be atotal loss, and officials are investigating the cause of the fire.

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