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Youngsville home destroyed in afternoon fire

Posted at 4:16 PM, Nov 20, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-20 23:49:56-05

A Youngsville home is a total loss.

The fire happened on Austin Road.

Investigators say the owner was burning trash, the grass around the home caught fire and the flames spread. The homeowner tried using a garden hose to put the fire out, but it quickly got out of hand.

No injuries were reported.