SMYTH COUNTY, Va. -

Marion, Virginia firefighters spent early Wednesday morning on the scene of a house fire.

It happened on Scratch Gravel Road just outside the town limits in Smyth County.

Firefighters say the call came in around 10:00 Tuesday night and that the home was engulfed in flames.

They say no one was at home and the house was severely damaged.

It took crews until 1:00 Wednesday morning to get the fire out.

The cause remains under investigation.