Crews respond to evening house fire


CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WCIA) — Champaign fire crews responded to a house fire on Wednesday night.

It happened near West Healey and South Pine Streets. When crews got there, they found heavy flames coming from the house.

A majority of the damage was on the first floor, but crews said the fire did go up to the second floor.

Firefighters said no one was home at the time of the fire. No one was hurt.

Neighbors said they were in their home when they heard a loud sound. They said at first they thought it was lightning. When they looked out their window, they said they saw flames coming out of the house.

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