Update: Southeast Roanoke house torn down after Sunday night fire

The cause of the fire is still under investigation

ROANOKE, Va. – 1:30 p.m. Monday update: The house was torn down due to safety concerns, according Roanoke Fire-EMS.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Crews with Roanoke Fire-EMS are responding to a fire in the 200 block of 18th Street SE.

A department spokesperson said crews were dispatched just before 9 p.m. Sunday.

When crews arrived, they found an abandoned residential structure fully involved.

No injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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