At approximately 10:15 a.m. on Friday, December 13, 2013, the Ormond Beach Fire Department was dispatched to a residential structure fire at 1 Thomas Street with flames coming out of the roof, windows and garage. The home did not have any electric or water service.
Crews from Ormond Beach, Holly Hill and Volusia County arrived on scene to a home fully enveloped with fire. It was originally reported that there was no one in the house; however, there were occupants in the home at the time of the fire and all escaped with no injuries. No firefighter injuries were reported.
The home is considered a total loss and the cause is under investigation by the State Fire Marshal's office.