According to officials children playing with lighters sparked a fire that destroyed a mobile home in Lenoir County Saturday.
The La Grange fire department was called out to the home located on Simmons Street just before 10 a.m. When they arrived flames were visible from the home.
Officials say a family of seven was living at the home. No one was injured. The home is a total loss.
The family is getting help from the American Red Cross.