Firefighters from Lewes, Rehoboth Beach, Milton, Slaughter Beach, Georgetown, Indian River, Millville and Bethany Beach battled a house fire on Lakeside Drive in Plantations East off of Plantation’s Road near Lewes during a heavy thunderstorm passing through the area. Crews arrived to find heavy fire throughout the structure with no occupants inside. The blaze caused heavy damage to the home, and crews were on the scene for several hours battling the blaze.           

– Submitted by Warren Jones, DFSN photos by Chuck Snyder and the Rehoboth Beach FC