Abandoned Moline home catches fire overnight

MOLINE, Illinois-- Fire crews are looking into what caused a fire at an abandoned home late Wednesday, September 25.

Crews were called to 7th Street and 4th Avenue around 11:30 p.m., near the Element Hotel where witnesses saw smoke coming out of the second floor.

As firefighters worked to put out the flames a nearby home was evacuated.  Those residents were later allowed back in their home.

Damage is estimated around $30,000.

There was nobody inside the burning home at the time of the fire.


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