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SJFD battles vacant house fire Thursday night

The St. Joseph Fire Department responded to a structure fire in the area of North 12th and Highly Streets Thursday night.

Posted: Apr 3, 2020 12:34 AM

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo) The St. Joseph Fire Department responded to a structure fire in the area of North 12th and Highly Streets Thursday night around 9:00 p.m.

According to SJFD Fire Inspector Rob Blizzard, the fire "totally destroyed" the house and also caught the building next door on fire. 

Blizzard also went on to say that both houses were vacant and that no one was injured.

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