Vacant house burns in South Point
SOUTH POINT — No injuries were reported after a vacant house in South Point burned Saturday evening.
South Point Fire Chief Richard Stevens, who was among the first on the scene at the Ashley Court house, said the residence was fully engulfed when he arrived. The call came in around 5:30 p.m.
The cause of the fire has not been determined.
The Ohio Division of State Fire Marshal has been called in to investigate the fire, which is standard procedure when the cause cannot be determined right away, Stevens said.
Approximately 20 firefighters from South Point and Fayette Township fire departments were on the scene, Stevens said.