A blaze broke out this afternoon is Muskingum County destroying a family’s home. The house at 7390 Pine Crest Drive was engulfed in flames when the fire fighters arrived shortly after two this afternoon. The owners Joe and Melinda Kellogg weren’t home at the time. Melinda and her daughter, Melina arrived as the blaze was still ripping through their home. Because of the intensity of the fire several departments were dispatched. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.