Cedar Rapids Fire Crews Called to Another Blaze at Abandoned Flood House
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Cedar Rapids firefighters were called to yet another blaze at an abandoned home in the 2008 flood zone.
Crews responded to1202 M Street SW shortly before 8 p.m. Monday. Firefighters arrived on scene to find flames showing from three sides of the structure. Crews quickly knocked down the flames and no one was injured.
There were no electrical or gas utilities to the structure. The cause of the fire is under investigation. This is the 40th structure fire in the flood zone and the third such fire in less than a week.