The fire chief in Centre Hastings says a home in Madoc was destroyed by fire yesterday.
Firefighters from Centre Hastings and Madoc Township rushed to 902 Lahey Road around 2 in the afternoon to find a house engulfed in flames.
Fire Chief Bob Branscombe says high winds made it tough going for firefighters.
Branscombe says it’s believed the fire started in the basement, based on an initial investigation, but there’s no exact word yet on a cause.
There were no reports of injury.