Two homes were heavily damaged by fire overnight in Chatham-Kent.
An early morning fire on Degge Street in Chatham sent the homeowner and two children fleeing for their lives.
Chatham-Kent fire officials say no one was hurt in the fire, which started around 1 a.m.
Firefighters from Station 1 in Chatham arrived and quickly knocked down the blaze.
Damage is estimated at $250,000 and the cause is undetermined.
A morning fire in Ridgetown left a home under construction ravaged.
Fire officials say the structure fire began around 6:30 a.m. on Front Line.
No one was injured, but damage is pegged at $150,000.
The cause on this fire is also undetermined.