Cause not yet known in late-night house fire in Halifax County


HALIFAX COUNTY, Va. – A fire marshal is investigating what may have caused a late-night house fire in Halifax County.

The fire on Kerns Mill Road was reported just before midnight Thursday. The home is in a rural area near the Sutherlin community. 

Firefighters from Halifax County and Pittsylvania County worked together to extinguish the fire. They all left the scene and had to return as the fire rekindled Friday morning.

Pittsylvania County dispatchers were not aware of any injuries. 

There is no damage estimate yet.