The American Red Cross, local firefighters, and volunteers held a countywide effort to install hundreds of smoke alarms in Brunswick County Saturday. This comes after 7 fires occurred in March that claimed the lives of 5 people.
The seventh accidental house fire in Brunswick County in less than two weeks destroyed a home Saturday.
Firefighters responded to a Boiling Springs Lake home around 11:00 am. There were no injuries, but fire marshal Scott Garner says 11 people lived in the house.