Fire rips through Coley's Point area home, no injuries

A unoccupied home was destroyed by fire in the Coley's Point area Wednesday morning.

Otterbury Road was closed to traffic as fire crews battled fire described as "stubborn"

This home on Otterbury Road in Coley's Point was destroyed by fire Wednesday morning. (Twitter/@BR_Mayor)

A unoccupied home was destroyed by fire in the Coley's Point area of Conception Bay Wednesday morning.

An RCMP officer confirmed there were no injuries in the fire on Otterbury Road, which began sometime before 6 a.m., but photos posted to social media show the two-story house suffered extensive damage, with large sections charred or destroyed.

Fire crews were called to the scene sometime before 6 a.m. (Twitter/@BR_Mayor)

Otterbury Road was closed to traffic as fire crews from both the Bay de Grave Regional Fire Department and Bay Roberts department worked to extinguish the flames.

According to Bay Roberts Fire Department, crews would remain on scene until late morning to monitor the situation.

Otterbury Road was closed to traffic as crews worked to control the house fire. (Twitter/@BR_Mayor)