Crews fight overnight fire in Independence

INDEPENDENCE, KY (FOX19) - Firefighters are looking into the cause of an overnight fire in Independence, Ky.

The fire broke out around 2:00 a.m. on Thursday morning in the 800 block of Cox Road.

Upon arrival, crews reported heavy smoke and flames at the scene.

Authorities say the home was vacant at the time. The fire began in the rear of the building.

The has been no word on whether anyone was hurt in the blaze.

The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.

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