Firefighters battled a massive blaze Wednesday in Highfalls.
No one was home when the fire broke out on Tommy Road shortly after 5 p.m.
The house was partially involved when the first fire units arrived on the scene. High flames and smoke billowed from the home as the firefighters worked quickly to extinguish the blaze. The home is a total loss.
The Moore County Fire Marshall is investigating the cause of the fire at the time of this report.
Responding to the fire were Highfalls Fire and Rescue, Robbins Fire and Rescue, Seven Lakes Fire and Rescue, Carthage Fire and Rescue, Chattam County Station 5, Moore County Public Safety, Moore County Fire Marshall, Moore County Sheriffs Department, and Moore County EMS.
~Article by Sandhills Sentinel Reporter Curtis Self.