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Fire Burns Abandoned Home to the Ground

Published On: May 23 2013 08:16:30 PM CDT   Updated On: May 24 2013 12:43:24 PM CDT
Abandoned House Burns To Ground
REDDING, Calif. -

An abandoned home onĀ  Akrich Street in Redding burned to the ground Wednesday afternoon.

The call came in just after 4 p.m.

The fire also spread to a grassy area outside the house, burning about a quarter-acre of vegetation.

Eastbound Oasis Road was subject to one-lane traffic control for several hours after the fire broke out.