EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – Firefighters are responding to a fire in the 1900 block of W. Indiana St.
The house had been vacant for at least a couple of weeks.
No one was in the home at the time.
When firefighters arrived, there were flames everywhere.
The fire is now out.
The fire is being investigated as a possible arson.
The fire is believed to have started in the stairwell.
The house suffered moderate damage.
Same firefighters respond to separate fire
Firefighters also responded to a separate fire in the 1400 block of Fountain on Tuesday.
The responding firefighters worked their second fire after only being five hours into a 24-hour shift.
Crews said a man was working on a car when the carburetor caught fire and spread to the rafters.
There was moderate damage to the house but no injuries.
(This story was originally published on August 13, 2019)