REDDING, Calif. -

A home in Redding was destroyed in an early morning fire.  The fire started just after midnight in the Enterprise area, on the 3800 block of Mercury Dr. near Galaxy Way.

The huge flames lit up the night sky and the flames engulfed the home just after midnight.

Firefighters said the home was not occupied and the windows were boarded up.  The intersection was closed while crews put out the flames. Officials also say the home has a history of trespassing.

Firefighters contained the fire by 12:30 a.m.

Fire officials estimate the fire caused around $100,000 in damage.