Drake Neighborhood Home Fully Engulfed in Fire

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DES MOINES, Iowa – Emergency crews responded to a home fully engulfed in flames Wednesday.

The home, located in the 2200 Block of Carpenter Avenue, caught fire at about 3:45 p.m.

Authorities said the home has been vacant for the last several years. However, neighbors said they saw people going in and out of the residence Wednesday prior to the fire.

Fire investigators are looking into what caused it.

No one was hurt during the incident.

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