(Centre Daily Times) A family of nine lost their home to structure fire Wednesday afternoon at the foot of Brush Mountain.
No one was injured in the blaze, which began shortly after 2 p.m. on rural Ayva Lane off Brush Mountain Road, about two miles east of Spring Mills.
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Nate and Sarah Haupt lived in the home with their seven children, a family member said.
They weren’t home when the fire began. Neighbors spotted smoke and called 911.
Flames were pouring from the dwelling by the time firefighters arrived. Emergency responders said they could see the billowing smoke from as far away as Millheim as they traveled to the blaze.