Home destroyed by fire near Oak Grove Heights - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Home destroyed by fire near Oak Grove Heights

(Source: Sean Lenderman via Twitter) (Source: Sean Lenderman via Twitter)
OAK GROVE HEIGHTS (KAIT) -

A fire destroyed a home near Oak Grove Heights on Thursday.

Oak Grove Heights Fire Chief Jimmy Huffstetler tells Region 8 News his unit was called to the blaze on Arkansas Highway 135 just north of the city around 9:30 a.m. 

One person received burns to the shoulder, but there were no life-threatening injuries, according to Huffstetler.

The fire department determined a car parked in the garage of the home caught fire and spread to the home. It is a total loss.

Fire departments from Lafe, Marmaduke and other areas were called in to put out the fire. 

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