POLICE are investigating the cause of a fire which destroyed a house in San Fernando on Sunday night.
According to a police report, around 10.30 p.m., Lawrence Augustus, 46, a meat cutter, of King’s Wharf, was walking towards his house when he observed it was on fire. Augustus told police he had earlier secured his house.
Lawrence raised an alarm and the fire and police services were contacted. The building and the contents could not be saved and damage was estimated at $60,000, police said.
Corporal Jane James is investiagting.