The fire happened in the 300 block of Ridgeway, which is a few blocks south west of South Governor and East Riverside Drive.
The Evansville Fire Department had the fire tapped out in an hour. We're told the home was vacant and had no active utilities.
Tonight the cause is still under investigation.
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