Lee County home destroyed by fire

Ashes are all that is left of an East Alabama home as a family awaits to find out what caused the fire. It engulfed the home on Lee County Road 45 around 2:30 Tuesday afternoon.

The Beauregard Fire Department, the Lee County Sheriff's Office and the Lee County Red Cross  all responded to the scene. Our news partner WTVM tells us the family did have fire insurance on the home.

The cause of the fire is still be investigating.