Home in flames on Wylie Drive after grease fire, officials say

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Sunday, December 8, 2019
UPDATE: 8:30 p.m.

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- Augusta Fire & EMA says the fire at Wylie Drive is now under control.

They say due to the damage, the three people inside the home have been displaced. The Red Cross has been contacted.

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- Augusta Fire crews are fighting flames at a home on Wylie Drive.

Fire officials tell us that the fire started at about 5:45 p.m. They say a family was cooking dinner when a grease fire started.

Officials us everyone inside the home got out safely. They're not sure the extent of the damage yet, but they say the flames reached a large part of the house.

They say the flames are now under control.

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