Vacant House Burns Overnight in Huntington

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

UPDATE 2/14/11 @ 7:10 a.m.
HUNTINGTON, W. Va. (WSAZ) -- Another vacant house in Huntington burned late Monday night.

The house was near the intersection of Jefferson Ave. and 17th Street West. The fire was reported just before midnight.

Firefighters say they were able to see smoke from the fire as they departed their station.

The flames were put out within 30 minutes of the original report, and the structure remained almost entirely intact.

Neighbors told our crew at the scene they recently saw lights in the house.

There were no injuries.

The State Fire Marshal’s Office will determine how the fire started.



ORIGINAL STORY
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- Huntington firefighters are on the scene early Tuesday morning of a house fire near the intersection of Jefferson Avenue and 17th Street West.

A neighbor tells our crew at the scene the home is vacant, but there have been lights on inside recently.

The fire was reported just before midnight Monday.

There is no word yet on whether anyone was inside. We have a crew at the scene.

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