No injuries, but 7 people displaced after fire destroys home in Burlington on Friday

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

(Nelson Kepley/WGHP)

BURLINGTON, N.C. – Nobody was hurt, but seven people were displaced after a house fire Friday afternoon in Burlington, according to the Burlington Fire Department.

Crews were called to 409 Hood St. shortly before 1:20 p.m. where firefighters saw smoke coming out of the front door, according to Captain Jay Mebane with the Burlington Fire Department.

Three fire engines, one ladder truck, one squad and two battalion chiefs had the situation under control within about 20 minutes. There is no word on a cause.

Nobody was at home at the time, but five adults and two juveniles were displaced.

The house is uninhabitable and the American Red Cross is helping the people who lived there.

Google Map for coordinates 36.108147 by -79.435764.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.