Wed. 1:30pm: Vacant house fire put out

YOUNGSTOWN – Fire reports state a vacant house fire caused $3,000 damage to a 272 Avondale Ave. home on the South Side about 5 a.m. today.

Reports state crews were called and found smoke coming out of a side window on the second floor. There was fire on both the first and second floor and the basement also, reports state.

The cause is under investigation. No one was injured.