Fire destroys Mitchell County house

Posted at 1:08 AM, Mar 15, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-14 21:12:49-04

MITCHELL COUNTY, Ga. (WTXL) - In south Georgia, a Mitchell County family is without a home after it caught fire Wednesday morning.

Fire fighters say the home on the 4700 block of Hall Lane was fully engulfed when crews arrived around 1:30 a.m.

Autry State Prison Fire Chief Michael Jones said the family was not home at the time.

It took about 30 minutes to get the fire under control.

The house is a complete loss.