Man displaced after house fire in Kernersville

(Image provided by Christopher W. Langham, Fire Chief of 
Kernersville Fire Rescue)

(Image provided by Christopher W. Langham, Fire Chief of Kernersville Fire Rescue)

KERNERSVILLE, N.C. – A man was displaced after a house fire in Kernersville on Saturday morning, according Kernersville Deputy Fire Chief Ken Anderson.

Firefighters were called to 228 Hedrick Drive at about 11:30 a.m. in reference to the incident. The resident was able to safely get out.

The fire appears to have started in the garage where a vehicle was being restored, according to Anderson.

Anderson said there is nothing to currently indicate that the fire was suspicious, but the cause is still under investigation.

The garage is a total loss and there is substantial damage to the home. Two vehicles were also damaged.