One person was hospitalized with minor injuries early Sunday after a fire at a home west of Auburn, according to Puget Sound Fire.
The house in the 28000 block of 55th Avenue South was destroyed by the 6 a.m. fire, according to a news release from the Kent-based agency.
Firefighters were hampered because there were no fire hydrants nearby.
A vehicle was destroyed in the blaze, the cause of which is under investigation.
Firefighters were able to save a second home and a barn from the flames.