Porch fire destroys vacant New Castle house

September 8, 2018

A fire that started on a porch destroyed a vacant house in New Castle on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. (Credit: WPXI-TV)

A New Castle home was destroyed by fire early Tuesday.

The fire on South Crawford Avenue was reported just before 4 a.m., Tribune-Review news partner WPXI-TV reported.

Officials said the fire started on a porch and spread to the second floor and through the roof.

The house was believed to be vacant, officials told the station.

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