Investigators looking into cause of Pawtucket fire

Investigators looking into cause of Sunday fire in Pawtucket_340882

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) – A fire broke out in a residential building on Merrick Street shortly after 6:30 p.m. Sunday evening.

The Pawtucket Fire Department had the fire under control shortly after arriving on scene.

A battalion chief at the scene tells Eyewitness News it appears as though the fire started in the home’s second floor, and an arson investigator was already in the home looking into a cause.

No injuries were reported as a result of the fire.

The fire remains under investigation.

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