Fire destroys home on Roselawn Avenue in Belpre

BELPRE, Ohio (WTAP) - Fire destroyed a home in Belpre early Sunday morning, authorities said.

The blaze at 1305 Roselawn Ave. broke out about 1:15 a.m.

Fire Chief Tony Cronin a car caught fire near the house and spread to the structure.

Neighbors reported hearing a loud boom before noticing the fire and calling 911, Cronin said.

No one was home at the time, and there were no injuries, he said.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.