Traffic diverted around house fire in Labaume

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT)- A house fire in Jonesboro shut down traffic for a short time Thursday night.

According to the Jonesboro Fire Department, crews were called out to a fire at 114 Labaume St. around 7:30 p.m.

We're told no one was living at the home.

The home received moderate damaged from flames. Most of the damage was retained in the attic.

The home's owner says he was renovating the house.

The fire forced police to close the roads and divert traffic around Labaume St. Traffic has since re-opened.

No injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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