Authorities Investigate Suspicious Fire

WEST HAZLETON — Fire officials in Hazleton said flames ripped through a vacant home in Luzerne County for the second time this year Wednesday night.

Flames started at the house on North Third Street in West Hazleton around 2 a.m.

Firefighters tell Newswatch 16 the home caught fire back in April and believe this fire appears suspicious.

A fire marshal will be on scene Thursday morning to determine the exact cause.