Crews battle house fire for 6 hours

POSTED: 4:45 PM Apr 06 2013
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ONSLOW COUNTY -

Eight fire departments battled an overnight house fire in Onslow County.

The scene was on the 100 block of Hartsfield Road, which is between Sneads Ferry and Holly Ridge.

The two-story home is a total loss, a fire official said.

Crews got the call about 8 p.m., and arrived to find fire throughout the home.

The resident was not home at the time; no one was hurt.

Firefighters were on the scene for approximately six hours.

The cause was not released, but is not considered suspicious, a fire official said.