Fire Destroys Home In Todd (2018-11-09 16:02:41)

A house in Todd was lost in a fire on November 5th.

The Watauga Democrat reports the house at 320 Todd Railroad Grade Road was fully engulfed in flames by the time the Ashe County Fire Marshal was notified.

According to the report, multiple fire crews were on the scene for about 5 hours.

The homeowner, Rick Penley, and a woman who was also living in the home, were not there at the time of the fire.

No injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire has not yet been determined, and the investigation is ongoing at this time.