A fire destroyed the home of Robert Austin at 2246 Adams Clarke Road around 9:30 Friday morning.
Austin and two other residents of the home escaped without injury. Austin said the fire started at an electrical outlet in a bedroom. Ila, Neese-Sanford and Pocataligo Fire Departments responded to the blaze.
Anyone interested in helping out Austin and his family can contact Regina Sockman, emergency services director for the East Georgia Chapter of the American Red Cross, at 706-353-1645.