NEW BERN, Craven County - An early morning fire on Thursday destroyed about half of a home on La Grange Street in New Bern, fire officials tell NewsChannel 12.
New Bern Fire Battalion Chief Terry Gaskins said the call came in around 3 a.m. and the house was engulfed with flames with firefighters arrived. They worked quickly to knock down the flames, determining that no one was inside the structure.
No injuries were reported as a result of the fire, which was at the 1300 block of La Grange Street. The Craven County Fire Marshal's Office is investigating the cause of the blaze.