ARDMORE, Okla. -- Firefighters were on the scene Wednesday evening of what was a major fire at a home at 3rd Avenue Northwest and I Northwest just off Grand.
Firefighters were still putting out hotspots Wednesday evening , but thick, black smoke could be seen for miles earlier Wednesday afternoon.
Investigators believe it started when someone inside the home was re-fueling a heater with kerosene, and a leak on the heating unit ignited.
Those inside this home were able to make it out safely.
The home is a total loss.