Large fire destroys single-story home in Kannapolis

Kannapolis Fire Department 

A large fire destroyed a house in Kannapolis Monday morning, according to Kannapolis Fire. 

The fire happened just after 11 a.m. Feb. 25 in the 100 block of South Little Texas Road. 

As firefighters arrived at the scene, they saw the home already engulfed in flames. Firefighters could not prevent the destruction of the home and despite the high winds in the areas were able to prevent the fire from spreading further in the neighborhood.

Two people were able to escape without injuries. They are being assisted by the American Red Cross.