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House Fire Under Investigation in Wheeling

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WHEELING, W.Va -

Firefighters worked to subdued flames at a home early Sunday morning in Wheeling.

According to Assistant Fire Chief Ed Geisel, the fire broke out at about 4:40 a.m. on Altenheim Avenue near the Tim Horton's restaurant. Firefirefighters worked to put out flames concentrated in the attic.

One person traveling by called to report the fire, and the Wheeling Fire department remained at the scene for about four hours, firefighters said.

The cause of fire remains under investigation, and fire fighters say no one was inside at the time.