A small wooden house at Babonneau was destroyed by fire Tuesday morning, according to the Saint Lucia Fire Service.
A fire service official told St Lucia Times that the fire department responded after an alarm as raised about 2:36 am.
The official said the house, measuring 16ft X 20ft was completely destroyed.
According to reports, the structure was occupied by a male individual who was not at the scene at the time of the blaze.
Residents of Talvern where the fire occurred say that he is of unsound mind.
The fire service disclosed that the house had no electricity.