HOXIE, AR (KAIT) - Crews worked to put out a house fire in Hoxie Thursday morning.
According to Hoxie Fire Chief Chris Ditto, firefighters responded to the fully-involved fire on Southeast Hays Street around 5:20 a.m.
The family living in the home was reportedly out of town when the fire started. No injuries were reported.
Firefighters knocked down the fire in a little over an hour but remained on scene, putting out hot spots, until mid-morning.
Ditto said on Monday that the cause of the fire was an electric heater that had been left plugged in.