Abandoned home catches fire in White Center

WHITE CENTER -- Firefighters are trying to determine what started a fire in an abandoned home in White Center Wednesday morning.

Officials with the North Highline Fire District said the fire started shortly after 4:30 a.m. in the basement of the home on SW Roxbury Street at 25th Avenue SW. They said it appeared that no one was living in the home.

Crews closed Roxbury Street to traffic for several hours while they extinguised and investigated the fire.