Flames rip through Benton County home Sunday morning

Home in Benton County engulfed in flames
Benton County Sheriff's Office

BENTON CO., Wash. — A Benton County home is a total loss after a large fire erupted over the weekend, according to the Benton County Sheriff’s Office.

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The Benton County Sheriff’s Office says the fire started in the early morning hours on Sunday just north of Benton City on Orcutt Road.

The homeowner was not at the residence at the time of the fire, according to the sheriff’s office.

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The Benton County Sheriff’s Office says no one was injured during the fire.

The Benton County Sheriff’s Office is investigating.