Firefighters from Turner, Poland, Leeds, Greene, Auburn, Hebron, Minot and Buckfield battle a blaze Thursday afternoon at 98 Snell Hill Road in Turner.

TURNER — A Snell Hill Road home was destroyed by fire Thursday morning.

A Leeds firefighter is covered in debris Thursday afternoon after exiting the house at 98 Snell Hill Road.

Firefighters responded to a 911 call at about 11:30 a.m.

Fire Chief Nathan Guptill said investigators from the Maine Fire Marshal’s Office arrived shortly after 1 p.m. and were working to determine the cause of the blaze.

No one was home when firefighters arrived to find the single-story house engulfed in flames.

No injuries were reported.

Firefighters said they were able to bring the fire under control within about 40 minutes.

Fire departments from Auburn, Buckfield, Greene, Hebron, Leeds, Minot and Poland assisted Turner Fire Department.



A Leeds firefighter battles the house fire at 98 Snell Hill Road in Turner on Thursday afternoon.

Firetrucks line Snell Hill Road in Turner as firefighters from at least six towns battle the fire at 98 Snell Hill Road on Thursday afternoon.

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