St. Joseph, Ill. (WICS) — Multiple agencies responded to a house fire on the 2000 block of 1700 N. County Road in St. Joseph just after 10:00 Wednesday night.
No officials were able to confirm anything on the scene, but neighbors tell us the house was vacant and that the owners were getting ready to remodel it before moving in.
Other neighbors on the scene said they heard fireworks in the area before the house caught on fire.
No fire officials have confirmed the cause of fire at this time.
Around 11:30 p.m. dozens of firefighters were still working to put out hot spots.
The amount of damaged caused by the fire has yet to be determined.