Fire Destroys Vacation Home in Monroe County

TOBYHANNA TOWNSHIP -- A large fire destroyed a home in Monroe County.

The fire broke out just after 12 p.m. on Sunday near Pocono Lake.

Tobyhanna and Thornhurst fire companies responded to the scene on Towanda Trail.

Fire officials told Newswatch 16 it is a vacation home, and no one was there at the time.

There is no word on what sparked the flames in Monroe County.