LINKEDINCOMMENTMORE

WEDDINGTON, N.C. -- Firefighters from numerous departments had to help put out a large house fire in Weddington Thursday evening.

The Union County fire marshal is investigating the fire on Ennis Road that left a home valued at nearly $1 million almost destroyed.

Firefighters said the fire started in the garage around 5:30 p.m. when a man was working on his car. The fire quickly spread to the rest of the house.

Two people were home when the fire started but were not hurt.

Read or Share this story: http://www.wcnc.com/story/news/local/2014/06/30/10897716/