GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) According to Pitt County Communications, around 3:43 a.m. Sunday, fire officials and EMS responded to a structure fire on the 3000 block of Staton Mill Road.
One woman was home at the time of the fire and was able to escape.
The fire was contained within 45 minutes of crews arriving on the scene.
Fire officials said the fire is believed to have started in the back bedroom.
The home is a total loss.
Staton Fire Department, Carolina Township Fire Department, Bethel Fire Department and Pitt County EMS were on the scene.
Red Cross stepped in to assist the homeowner.