The blaze happened Monday night on Hawkey Branch Road.

Fire struck a home and storage building east of Smyrna Monday night.

The blaze happened at about 9 p.m., in the 500 block of Hawkey Branch Road, near Woodland Beach Road.

Firefighters responded to the emergency from Citizens' Hose Company of Smyrna, Clayton Fire Company, Leipsic Fire Company and Little Creek Fire Company.

The preliminary report is that the fire started in a storage building and spread to the home; however, the Sun-Times is awaiting a full report from the Delaware State Fire Marshal's Office.