Investigators: Home in Fayette County destroyed in fire caused by candle
Home destroyed in fire Saturday afternoon
FAYETTE County – On Saturday, January 23, 2021 the Fayetteville Fire Department responded to a fire at a home on E. St. Hwy 159 near Rek Hill. The people inside at the time escaped unscathed, but they lost everything. The home and its contents were a total loss. The call came in at 5:05 p.m.
It is believed the fire was caused by a candle in the bedroom.
The Red Cross was called in to help.
Courtesy: Fayette County Sheriff’s Office
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