A vacant house in Everett was damaged by fire in the early morning Monday, April 23. (Everett Fire Department)

A vacant house in Everett was damaged by fire in the early morning Monday, April 23. (Everett Fire Department)

Vacant house fire in Everett deemed suspicious

There were no injuries reported and the cause of the blaze is under investigation.

EVERETT — A vacant house in the Rucker Hill neighborhood caught fire early Monday morning.

The Everett Fire Department responded to a call just after 2:30 a.m. at the home on 35th Street near Sequoia High School. According to a news release, flames were coming from all the home’s openings when firefighters arrived.

There were occupants on the property of the recently vacated home. No injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is under investigation and is considered suspicious.

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