ORIENTAL, PAMLICO COUNTY -

Firefighters are investigating a house fire in Pamlico County on Sunday.

Crews were called to the house on Silver Brook Road in Oriental around 10:30 a.m. They say the house was fully engulfed in flames when they arrived, and they could see smoke from far away.

Firefighters say someone does live in the home, but they appear to have been out of town when the fire happened.

The cause is under investigation. No one was hurt.