CRESCENT TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — Firefighters were called overnight to a vacant house in Crescent Township for the second time in less than six months.

The fire broke out around 2 a.m. along Purdy Road, near Laurelridge Drive.

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Officials say the fire started in the basement and spread up to the first floor.

Five months ago, crews extinguished a fire just inside the front door.

Stay with KDKA for the latest on this developing story.