AFTERNOON FIRE: Abandoned DM House A Total Loss
A Des Moines house went up in flames on Sunday.
Firefighters were called to 1051 18th Street at around 4:20 p.m. when a passerby reported seeing flames.
Officials say the house is believed to have been abandoned and is a total loss.
Firefighters say wind contributed to the scale of the fire.
The cause of the fire is currently unknown.