A house on the 1900 block of 26th St. was destroyed in a fire Sunday morning, according to the Lubbock Fire Department.
Fire crews responded to the call at 11:30 a.m. to find the house engulfed in flames. The fire was brought under control in 30 minutes, but the house was a total loss.
The fire department reported that the utilities had been disconnected and the City of Lubbock Codes Department had tagged the structure as "illegal to occupy" prior to the fire.
No injuries were reported.
The Fire Marshal's office is investigating the cause of the fire. Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Line at 741-1000, or the Fire Marshal's office at 775-2646.
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