Firefighter from Pinch and Malden responded to a fire early Tuesday at 961 Rutledge Road, a Kanawha County dispatcher said.
The fire was reported at 2:35 a.m. and one person was transported to St. Francis Hospital, the dispatcher said.
Rekindling was reported just after 9 a.m. when firemen returned to the scene of the blaze, he said.C.W. Sigman, Kanawha County fire coordinator, said the house was destroyed. Firemen were dispatched again to the scene due to a fire burning in a basement or cellar area that was difficult to reach, he said.