Amherst Co. Home Destroyed in Overnight Fire

Amherst Co., VA - The Red Cross is assisting those displaced from an Amherst County home that was destroyed by a fire.According to Amherst County Public Safety Director Gary Roakes, the call came in just after midnight about the fire at the home on Boxwood Farm Road. Roakes says no one was hurt. But the home is a total loss. The cause is still under investigation.