85° F
82° F
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
San Angelo
84° F
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy

Abilene firefighters working to determine cause of vacant house fire

Published On: May 18 2013 03:53:14 PM CDT   Updated On: May 18 2013 04:18:23 PM CDT
N. 9th fire 05-18-13
ABILENE, Texas -

A vacant home in the 2000 block of North 9th Street caught fire early Saturday morning.

Firefighters said the fire broke out just after 6 a.m. and the back of the home was fully involved with smoke and flames. It took firefighters approximately 20 minutes to get the blaze under control.

The cause of the fire and the amount of damage it caused has yet to be determined.