Fire crews responding to vacant house fire on Hamilton Road in Columbus

Fire crews responding to vacant house fire on Hamilton Road in Columbus

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Fire crews are working to contain a vacant house fire on Hamilton Road in Columbus.

The fire is at a vacant house in the 2600 block of Hamilton Road. Columbus Fire & EMS is currently warning the public to avoid the area.

"The fire was contained to the back of the house.  Our crews are doing a tremendous job getting in and quickly putting the fire out. The biggest thing that we have to battle in these conditions is the heat," said Mark Burnett with the Columbus Fire Department.

No injuries have been reported.

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