Fire at abandoned home under investigation - Tucson News Now

Fire at abandoned home under investigation

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The cause of a fire that took place at an abandoned Tucson home today is under investigation.

Northwest Fire crews responded to the scene in the 1900 block of W. Hadley Drive, near Wetmore and La Cholla, around 3:40 p.m.

Smoke was showing from the inside of the residence. Crews were able to quickly contain the debris and damages were limited to smoke throughout the home and fire damage to two rooms.

Three engines and 12 firefighters stayed on scene to rotate with the extinguishing process in the high heat. No firefighters were injured.

Officials say it appears that no one was living in the residence and the cause of the fire is under investigation.

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