Fire Burns Abandoned Home to the Ground

POSTED: 6:16 PM May 23 2013   UPDATED: 10:43 AM May 24 2013
Abandoned House Burns To Ground
REDDING, Calif. -

An abandoned home on  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.