By Clint Parker
Barnardville Hwy – An early morning fire destroyed a single family, two-story home on Lovin Road off the Barnardsville Highway Thursday morning (April 11).
According to Firefighter Kenny DaVall with the Barnardsville Fire Department, the call came in at 5:50 am with several area fire departments responding along with Barnardsville.
A family was at home at the time of the blaze and escaped the fire uninjured. DaVall, who was incident commander on the scene, tells the Tribune that no firefighters were injured while fighting the fire. He also said the cause of the blaze is under investigation by the Buncombe County Fire Marshal’s Office.
Editor’s Note: Be sure to get a copy of next week’s Tribune for more details