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UPDATE: Cause of Roanoke house fire ruled as electrical; $130,000 in damages reported

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Published: Sep. 5, 2018 at 11:09 PM EDT
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UPDATE:

9/6/18

Fire crews have determined a cause of the house fire on Pennsylvania Avenue in Roanoke on Wednesday night.

According to the Roanoke Fire-EMS Department, the cause of the fire has been ruled as electrical. Officials say the fire caused around $130,000 in damages. No one was injured, the Roanoke Fire-EMS Department said.

ORIGINAL STORY:

9/5/18

Fire crews are on scene of a house fire on Pennsylvania Avenue in Roanoke Wednesday night.

According to the Roanoke Fire-EMS Department, firefighters received a call about a house fire in the 4300 block of Pennsylvania Avenue Northeast at around 9:45 p.m.

Crews are still investigating the cause of the fire.

There is no word yet on whether anyone was injured.

This is a developing story. Stay with WDBJ7 for updates.

Firefighters on scene of a house fire in the 4300 block of Pennsylvania Ave., NE. The call was received around 9:45pm. Cause is under investigation and more details will be shared as they are available.

Posted by Roanoke FireEMS Department on Wednesday, September 5, 2018