The cause of a fire early this morning at a vacant Hamilton home is under investigation.
Firefighters arrived at 1218 South Second St. at 3 a.m. and “discovered that 75 percent of the structure was on fire,” said Deputy Fire Chief Lawrence Gassert.
The fire caused significant damage to the single story residence, according to Gassert.
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The fire was battled primarily from the outside of the home, he said. Eventually, firefighters were able to go inside the home to “perform a secondary search.” The home was vacant, he said.
The cause of the fire is currently under investigation. No injuries reported.
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