ANCHORAGE -

Alaska State Troopers say no injuries were reported in a fire that destroyed a Nikiski home Wednesday.

According to an AST dispatch late Wednesday, troopers responded to the blaze on the 53000 block of Aleutian Court; the time of the fire wasn't initially given.

"Investigation revealed a generator had backfired causing the house to start on fire," troopers wrote. "The home became fully engulfed in flames and was a total loss."

Troopers say no injuries were reported in the fire.