A home on Thomas O’Kelley Road, near Ila, was totally destroyed by fire Thursday evening, Oct. 3.
According to Ila Volunteer Fire Department fire chief Keith Lord, they received the E-911 call at 9:17 p.m.
In addition to Ila, Poca, Shiloh and Danielsville fire departments also responded.
Lord said the homes two occupants, an elderly couple, were already outside when they arrived and were uninjured.
He said the fire appears to have started on the front porch and spread to the interior of the home.
The cause of the fire was not immediately known.
The American Red Cross was called to assist the couple.
Lord said the home was large with a full basement.
Firefighters remained on scene until around 2 a.m.