House Fire Destroys Mobile Home; Leaves Family Homeless

House Fire

A family of five is homeless tonight after a fire destroyed their home.

It happened at 2082 NC 118 east in Grifton.

Firefighters received the call around 12:30 Saturday afternoon of a mobile home fire.

Authorities say the two adults and three children were not home at the time of blaze, but the home is considered a complete loss.

Firefighters say the Red Cross is assisting the family with shelter.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.