Early morning fire under investigation in Montgomery

Early morning fire under investigation in Montgomery
Montgomery Fire/Rescue officials are working to find out what caused an early morning fire Monday. (Source: WSFA 12 News)

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - Montgomery Fire/Rescue officials are working to find out what caused an early morning fire Monday.

According to Assistant Fire Chief S. L. Cooper, firefighters were called to the 700 block of Erskine Street around 1:59 a.m. When they arrived they found a single-story home with smoke and flames visible.

Cooper says the fire was contained but the abandoned structure had extensive smoke damage throughout.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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