Vacant house burns in Midvale

Posted at 8:52 AM, Aug 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-15 14:30:41-04

MIDVALE, Utah – Unified Fire Authority firefighters battled a blaze at a vacant house in Midvale early Monday morning.

According to Capt. Dominic Burchett, Unified Fire Authoriy, the house at 7802 S. Allen St. was engulfed in flames when crews arrived at 5:40 a.m.

Capt. Burchett said the house was boarded up, no one was inside and the house appears to be a total loss.

The fire did not spread to nearby homes, Burchett said.

Investigators haven’t determined a cause of the fire yet, Burchett said.