Arson suspected in Youngstown house fire

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The fire was already through the roof when crews arrived

Editor’s note: This story corrects the location of the fire. WKBN regrets the error.

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – A vacant house caught fire on W. Marion Avenue in Youngstown early Saturday morning.

The fire was already through the roof when crews arrived on the scene. Firefighters were able to prevent it from spreading to a house nearby.

Firefighters were called back out later in the morning after the fire rekindled.

According to the Youngstown Fire Department, arson is suspected, but it will remain under investigation.

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