House Fire Under Investigation In Marion

(MARION, IL) — Marion firefighters were busy overnight battling a fire in the 1700 block of Morgan Street. KFVS-TV reports the fire started shortly before 11:30 p.m. When firefighters arrived, they saw flames coming from the back of the home and from the back porch. They were able to put the fire out quickly and stayed on the scene for a couple of hours to make sure hot spots did not flare back up. Fire officials say no one lived at the home, and the fire is under investigation. They do not suspect arson at this time. The home has some fire damage on the outside and smoke damage inside. No injuries were reported.