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House a complete loss, say fire officials

According to fire authorities, the home where a fire broke out near Shawnee Drive and Indian Trail Wednesday night is totaled. (Source: TCBJINX) According to fire authorities, the home where a fire broke out near Shawnee Drive and Indian Trail Wednesday night is totaled. (Source: TCBJINX)
Authorities have blocked off multiple streets in the area for safety purposes. (Source: TCBJINX) Authorities have blocked off multiple streets in the area for safety purposes. (Source: TCBJINX)

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WECT) – According to fire authorities, the home where a fire broke out in the 4800 block of Indian Trail Wednesday night is considered to be a total loss, with the roof completely gone.

Upon arrival to the scene, the fire was already fully involved, according to Fire Chief Robinson.

Fortunately, no one was home during the fire, and no injuries have been reported.

Neighbors say the man who owns the house was working at the time it sparked.

Crews from New Hanover Fire Rescue and the Wilmington Fire Department remain on the scene.

The cause of the fire has not yet been determined, and is still under investigation.

Authorities have blocked off multiple streets in the area for safety purposes.

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