Fire Destroys Home in New Hanover County

OCTOBER 11, 2005 -- Residents of a northern New Hanover County home have some cleaning up to do after a fire.

A home on Shelly Drive, just off North College Road, caught fire Tuesday afternoon.

The fire appeared to do little damage to the outside of the house. However, inside the home water and smoke damage can be seen. The total damage is estimated to be around $60,000.

No one was injured in the blaze. Firefighters are trying to figure out what sparked the blaze.