Abilene Fire Department investigates Merchant Street house fire

POSTED: 8:23 PM Oct 21 2013   UPDATED: 12:05 PM Oct 22 2013
Merchant Street house fire
ABILENE, Texas -

A north Abilene home suffered damage after a fire started Monday morning.

The fire happened on the 1700 block of Merchant Street around 10:45 a.m.

Abilene firefighters said the fire started under a staircase in the home.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.