Investigators determine cause of Friday morning fire

A Friday morning fire on south 8th Street in Terre Haute has been ruled accidental.

Posted: Nov 6, 2017 2:55 PM
Updated: Nov 6, 2017 6:34 PM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - A Friday morning fire on south 8th Street in Terre Haute has been ruled accidental.

Fire crews responded to the home around 12:30 Friday morning.

Investigators told News 10 the cause appears to be electrical.

Firefighters say flames and heavy smoke were coming from the back and second story of the home.

Officials say no one was inside at the time of the fire.

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