A family of four is now homeless after a fire destroyed their Eccles, East Bank Demerara house this morning.
The blaze started sometime before 09:00h at the lot 94 CC Eccles house.
INews understands that the fire reportedly started in one of the rooms in the upper flat of the building.
At the time a couple and their two children were home but no one was injured.
Fire fighters were able to contain the blaze from spreading to neighbouring houses.
More details in a subsequent report…