Officials work to determine cause of vacant house fire

Fire crews at Stivers High School (WDTN Photo)
Fire crews at Stivers High School (WDTN Photo)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — Investigators are trying to determine what caused a fire to spark in a vacant Dayton home.

Crews were called to 44 Marathon Avenue after 11:30 p.m. Friday.

When firefighters arrived, they found flames shooting from a second floor bedroom window.

Firefighters worked quickly to douse the flames before they spread. The second floor and the attic sustained smoke damage.

There were no injuries.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation. No word on damage estimates.

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