A home in Madawaska is a total loss following a fire earlier this afternoon.
Firefighters and emergency personnel with the Madawaska Fire Department, public safety department, and ambulance service helped extinguish a house fire on U.S. Route 1.
Madawaska Fire Chief James Soucy said the structure was fully engulfed when responders arrived at the scene. No one was home at the time.
The fire is still under investigation.