NEW CASTLE (KDKA) — Crews battled a fire at a vacant house in New Castle early Sunday morning.
It happened just after 2:30 a.m. at a vacant house in the 400-block of Epworth Street.READ MORE: Environmental Group Protests Proposed Fracking Project In Penn Township
The flames were mostly contained inside the house, and it was under control in less than an hour, but the fire broke out again around 5:30 a.m., causing serious damage.READ MORE: Pfizer Says COVID-19 Vaccination Is Nearly 91% Effective In Children
According to neighbors, the house had been vacant for a few years, and several other vacant structures in the area had caught fire in the past few years.
The cause of the fire is unknown at this time.MORE NEWS: Woodland Hills Varsity Football's Friday Night Game To Limit Capacity Following School Fights