Amherst County Home Destroyed in a Fire

Amherst Co., VA- A fire destroyed a home in Amherst County Sunday night.

Officials say the fire happened in the Tanglewood Trailer Park on Fred Drive a little after six o'clock. Several departments responded to the fire.

We're told it started in the kitchen and quickly consumed the whole trailer. No one was home when it started, but officials tell us the residents are missing their dog.

Red Cross is assisting the two people displaced by the fire.