Fire Destroys Home in South Frontenac Township

A single family home in South Frontenac Township has been completely destroyed by flames.

The fire broke out on Washburn Road Friday afternoon, and the area was shut down for hours.

When crews arrived on scene around 3:30 p.m., the home was completely engulfed in flames.

South Frontenac Fire say a small number of fireworks in the home went off during the blaze.

Everyone was able to get out safely, but were treated on scene by paramedics for smoke inhalation.

The cause of the fire is still unknown, and a damage estimate has yet to be released.