Guilford, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A home in Chenango County is destroyed after a television malfunctioned Monday night.
Guilford and Oxford fire departments responded to a house fire at 118 Mechanic Street.
Chief Ken Haynes of the Guilford Fire Dept. said the two-story home caught fire around 6 p.m.
The family living there was inside the home at the time of the fire, but were able to escape safely.
Chief Haynes says the home is a total loss.
The Chenango County Bureau of Fire says the malfunctioned television was in the home's living room.