A newly built home in Tantis caught fire Saturday morning.
According to fire officials, the home on CR 1858 caught fire just before 10 a.m. Saturday. The home was still under construction at the time of the fire. A boat parked in the garage of the home was a total loss in the blaze. The home suffered extensive smoke and water damge. The fire was extinguished shortly after fire crews arrived. Yantis, Quitman, Alba, Coke, and Lands End Fire Departments responded to the scene.
No one was injured in the fire. The cause of the blaze is under investigation.