South Meridian Street House Destroyed By Fire

A vacant house on the south side of Marion was destroyed by flames early Thursday morning and fire investigators are searching for a cause.

Firefighters were called to the 26-hundred block of South Meridian Street just after 5 o’clock Thursday morning, but the house was fully engulfed in flames when they arrived.

The house was unoccupied at the time and was a total loss.  No one was injured in the blaze and the cause remains under investigation.