Firefighters respond to vacant house fire on Parkchester Dr. in Columbus

Firefighters respond to vacant house fire on Parkchester Dr. in Columbus

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Firefighters responded to a vacant house fire in Columbus Wednesday night.

The fire happened at a house in the 500 block of Parkchester Drive. The fire department responded to the scene shortly after 11 p.m.

According to the Columbus fire chief, it appeared that a homeless person may have been inside the home and started a fire to keep warm.

No injuries were reported.

The fire is under investigation.

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