Firefighters Investigate Cause of Vacant House Fire

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RICE TOWNSHIP -- Authorities in Luzerne County are trying to figure out what sparked a fire in a vacant home Tuesday night.

The house on Blythburn Road in Mountain Top went up just before 8 p.m.

Firefighters said electricity was running to the home.

The first floor of the home sustained smoke and water damage.

The exact cause of the fire is under investigation.