FAIRMONT, W.Va. — Crews responded to a structure fire at an abandoned residence in Fairmont Tuesday evening.
According to the Fairmont Fire Department, the blaze was reported at 8:49 Tuesday evening at a residence on Hawthorne Street in Fairmont, and crews responded to douse the flames.
In their investigation, the Fairmont Fire Department found that the fire began on the second floor when a mattress caught fire. The fire did not have the chance to spread to surrounding buildings, according to fire department officials.
No injuries have been reported in this incident and a further investigation is being performed into the cause of the fire.