ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — Firefighters responded to a fire at an abandoned residence in southeast Roanoke on Sunday night.
According to Roanoke Fire-EMS Department, units were dispatched to a fire in the 200 block of 18th Street SE at 8:53 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 16. When fire crews arrived at the scene, the department says firefighters discovered an abandoned house up in flames.
Fire officials are still investigating the cause of the fire, but there are no reports of injuries from the scene.
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