BUXTON — Buxton’s fire chief says it appears a home in town is a total loss after an early morning fire.

The blaze at the home on Narragansett Trail was reported at about 3 a.m. Tuesday.

By the time firefighters arrived, there was thick smoke pouring from the building.

The chief said it appears the blaze started in the garage and spread to the house.

About 50 firefighters from several surrounding communities helped fight the blaze, which remains under investigation.

There were no reports of injuries.