Madison County house damaged by fire

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MADISON COUNTY, Ala. – Firefighters are on the scene of a house fire on Pine Crest Circle, near the intersection of Highway 53 & Macedonia Rd.

Firefighters tell us a passerby spotted the fire and called 911.

The second floor of the house, where the fire started, has been gutted. The first floor saw heavy smoke and water damage.

No one was home when the fire started.

The Alabama State Fire Marshal is investigating the cause of the fire.