Home Destroyed By Fire In Pamlico County

A family is without a home after a fire destroys it Sunday evening.

Pamlico County Fire Marshal Chris Murray says that it happened on Rivers Edge Lane near Merritt around 5:30.

Murray says that a family of four was able to escape the blaze.

We’re told around 5 fire departments responded to the scene and extinguished the fire.

Murray says there’s no indication that the fire is suspicious, and that investigators will be taking a closer look Monday morning.

Officials say there were no injuries and the Red Cross has stepped in to help the family.