Early morning structure fire in central Lubbock ruled arson

Arson investigation in NE Lubbock

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Lubbock Fire Rescue responded to a structure fire at 1724 27th Street Tuesday morning.

According to the department's Facebook page, firefighters arrived on scene around 22:25 am. The fire was fully involved and heavy smoke and fire were showing from the windows of the single-story home.

Crews were able to quickly put the fire out, which they say started in the front living room. LFR says it was a condemned residence that did not have power our utilities and no one was injured.

LFR has ruled it was arson.

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