Posted: May 13, 2013 4:02 PM by Katy Harris KXLF News
Updated: May 14, 2013 8:36 AM
WHITEHALL - Fire destroyed a Whitehall home on Monday afternoon.
The single family residence is considered a total loss because of the fire that took place just after noon.
The home is located at 1297 Jackrabbit Lane, about 10 miles south of Whitehall.
Butte-Silver Bow Fire Chief Jeff Miller says the family was not home at the time the fire started. The fire didn't spread beyond the home.
Several fire departments were called out to battle the fire including, Butte-Silver Bow, Home Atherton and Terre Verde and Boulevard.
Water was shuttled in on trucks to fight the fire.
Fire Marshal John Lasky is investigating the cause.