Fire at vacant house in Dayton considered suspicious, flames showing when crews arrive

Flames were showing from a vacant house late Tuesday night when crews arrived.

The fire reported around 11:25 p.m. in the the 2000 block of East Fourth Street near Van Lear Avenue in Dayton is considered suspicious, and an investigator was called, fire officials said.

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Firefighters were battling the blaze from the outside of the structure after checking the inside.

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