Fire roars through vacant Newport home
Crews battled a fire that roared through a vacant West 8th Street home early Thursday.
No one was hurt when flames broke out about 3:40 a.m., fire officials said.
The building was fully involved when firefighters arrived. At one point, flames were seen shooting through the roof.
The fire was knocked down by 5 a.m. Crews remain on scene investigating the cause.
A damage estimate was not available.
This is the second early morning Newport house fire in as many days.
On Wednesday, residents escaped a blaze on Monroe Street off Symmes Street.
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