Randolph County house destroyed in fire

Pocahontas House Fire

RANDOLPH COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - Emergency crews responded to a house fire in Randolph County Tuesday night.

According to Randolph County Sheriff Gary Tribble, the house is in the 1300-block of Highway 251.

Crews were called out around 8:30 p.m.

He said the fire was fully engulfed.

Nobody was in the home at the time of the fire. No injuries are reported.

The Pocahontas Fire Department and Randolph County Sheriff's Department responded.

Pocahontas Fire Chief Darrel Kester said the house is a total loss.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time and the investigation has been turned over to the sheriff's department's Criminal Investigation Division.

Kester said that is a standard procedure for them.

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