Fire at abandoned home under investigation

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - The cause of a fire that took place at an abandoned Tucsonhome today is under investigation.

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

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

Three engines and 12 firefighters stayed on scene torotate with the extinguishing process in the high heat. No firefighters wereinjured.

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

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