MILLINOCKET – An early morning fire in Millinocket nearly destroys three homes on Saturday.
Mattawamkeag fire officials said residents reported the flames around 4:30 a.m. and when crews arrived they found two of three homes fully involved.
The fire started in a vacant home, which was completely destroyed.
A second home is also destroyed, with only a few personal belongings saved.
The third house has major damage to its siding.
Cars and boats at the homes were also damaged.
The Maine State Fire Marshall’s Office is working with the fire crews to investigate.
PHOTOS COURTESY: JOSHUA LINSCOTT/