Early Morning Flames Tear Through Home

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BUTLER TOWNSHIP — A home was leveled by heavy flames early Wednesday morning in Luzerne County.

Firefighters said the fire started at a home on East County Road near Drums just after 3 a.m.

The flames destroyed the home.  No one was inside at the time the fire sparked.  It took firefighters almost two hours to get the flames under control.

Crews have not said what started the blaze.