CARTER COUNTY, Tenn. (WJHL)- Crews in Carter County responded to a house fire in the 100 block of Helton Road in Hampton Monday afternoon.

According to Hampton Valley Forge Volunteer Fire Department Chief Chris Isaacs, they responded about 2:55 p.m. to the home.

Isaacs told News Channel 11 the home is a total loss and the cause of the fire is unknown.

The homeowners were not home at the time of the fire.

Roan Mountain, West Carter County, Stoney Creek and Watagua VFDs all assisted.