Fire destroyed a house near McGuffey Thursday afternoon.


According to the Hardin County Sheriff's Office media report, McGuffey firefighters were dispatched just before one to 5498 Township Road 100.


Several fire departments, including Kenton and Alger provided mutual assistance.



The home was a total loss, and the fire remains under investigation.


The home was occupied by the Matt Fry family. There were no reports of injuries.


The American Red Cross North Central Chapter provided help to the family of six.


Assistance to the the two adults and four children included temporary lodging, food, clothing, blankets and stuffed animals for the kids.


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