House destroyed by fire outside Corning

House destroyed by fire outside Corning

CORNING, AR (KAIT) - Crews are monitoring the scene of a house fire west of Corning.

Clay County Sheriff Terry Miller tells Region 8 News the fire was called in around 8 a.m. Monday.

When firefighters arrived Miller said the house, located in the 3500-block of U.S. 67, across from a fish hatchery, was engulfed in flames.

Two people in the home at the time of the fire escaped without injury, Miller said. The house is a total loss.

The cause of the fire has yet to be determined, but Miller said it might have started in a utility room.

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