Fire destroys Des Plaines home

March 15, 2012 3:05:54 PM PDT
A firefighter was injured in a fire that destroyed a home in the northwest suburbs.

The fire started early Thursday morning at a home in the 200 block of Grove Ave. in Des Plaines.

Fire officials say no one was in the home at the time and one firefighter suffered minor injuries while battling the fire.

Officials say the home was a total loss, but no other buildings were damaged.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.