A house was heavily damaged by fire on Wessex Lane in East Brainerd late Monday afternoon.
A number of fire companies responded to the blaze, which destroyed the roof.
No injuries were reported.
Wessex Lane is near Banks Road and Standifer Gap Road.
April 17, 2015
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