Flames engulf unoccupied home in Phoenix

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(Source: 3TV/CBS 5) (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
(Source: Phoenix Fire Department) (Source: Phoenix Fire Department)
(Source: 3TV/CBS 5) (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
(Source: Phoenix Fire Department) (Source: Phoenix Fire Department)
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -

Firefighters were able to extinguish a fire at an unoccupied house in Phoenix early Thursday morning.

According to Phoenix fire, crews responded to a working house fire around 3 a.m. at a home near 51st Avenue and Thomas Road.

Phoenix FD said when crews arrived, the fire was already starting to vent through the roof.

Luckily, the house was undergoing a complete remodel and was unoccupied at the time.

A neighbor who was coming home after working a late shift noticed the fire and called 911.

There are no reported injuries and the fire remains under investigation.

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