Fire Destroys Abandoned House in Rural Alburnett

A house was destroyed by a fire in rural Alburnett on Thursday night.

The Linn County Sheriff’s Office says the fire broke out at 4342 North Marion Road around 5:30 pm. Emergency personnel arrived on the scene to find an abandoned house engulfed in flames.

The house was a total loss. No one was injured and no livestock was harmed.

Several area fire departments and agencies responded.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.