Fire damages abandoned house on Tucson's west side

2013-09-08T12:08:00Z 2013-09-08T13:33:10Z Fire damages abandoned house on Tucson's west sideVeronica M. Cruz Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
September 08, 2013 12:08 pm  • 

An abandoned house on Tucson's west-side was damaged by a fire Sunday morning. 

Crews from Tucson Fire Department were called to the fire in the 1100 block of South Osborne Avenue, near West 22nd Street and Interstate 10, shortly after 5 a.m., Capt. Chris Jurvig, an agency spokesman said in a news release. 

When firefighers arrived the found smoke and flames coming from several windows of the house, the release said. 

Crews extinguished the fire and used high-powered fans to remove smoke and toxic gases from the house, the release said. 

Nobody was injured. 

The cause of the fire is under investigation. 

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