Belchertown Police tell us that a house fire had broken out late afternoon.
Pelham fire officials state that no one was inside the house when the fire broke out and that the house is a complete loss.
Other local fire departments were called to the scene to help contain this blaze.
The fire was called in by someone who was driving by the house.
The house fire caused a brush fire to break out in the backyard of the property.
The cause of the fire is being investigated by the state fire marshal.
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