Fire north of Spokane destroys family’s home

A fire in the Green Bluff area completely destroyed a family’s home Wednesday morning.

Spokane County Fire District 4 responded to a house fire in the 22000 block of N. Madison Rd., around 10:30 a.m.

There were two adults in the home when the fire broke out. The two smelled smoke and tried to put the fire out with a fire extinguisher, but it was too big.

The two adults were able to escape safely and call 911.

The home is a total loss. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

There were no injuries reported.