House Fire In Fairmont 04 Sep 12

A house in Fairmont is being called a total loss following an early morning fire on Sunday. The fire at the unoccupied residence on Albion Avenue was reported at around 4am. The Fairmont Fire Department had the blaze under control within about an hour of arriving at the scene. The cause of the fire remains unknown, although investigators believe it was likely electrical. The fire burned hot enough to melt the siding on the rental property’s garage, as well as a neighboring home. No injuries were reported.