LABELLE, FL.-- A fire destroyed a home on North Loop Road in Felda, Florida earlier today. Reportedly a 13-year old teenager was cooking in the kitchen when the fire started.
The older home is located just east of the fire station in Felda.
The Felda Volunteer Fire Department recently received permission from the Henry County Commission to return to independent status after having been overseen by the LaBelle Fire Department for many years.
The Felda Fire Department has six member, four with Florida Firefighter certifications.
Photo courtesy Waddy Thompson