RCMP and fire officials are investigating a fire that destroyed a Home Hardware store in Stewiacke, N.S.

Police say a structure fire was reported in the town around 9 p.m. Sunday and that several fire departments were dispatched to the blaze.

Investigators say it appears the fire started in a shed outside a home on George Street and spread to the Home Hardware Cabinet Shop next door.

Police say both the shed and the cabinet shop were destroyed in the blaze.

Fire crews managed to save a nearby home.

No injuries were reported.