A fire has destroyed a house near Washington in Beaufort County. Crews responded to the flames at 2630 Horse Pen Swamp Rd. early Tuesday morning. Officials on the scene told WITN, they thought the fire was out around 1 a.m. At 2 a.m., crews were called back because the fire rekindled and engulfed the house in flames.
Officials say no one was hurt. No word on who lives in that house.
Horse Pen Swamp Rd. is off VOA Rd. in Beaufort County.