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The next cold front will move through our area Tuesday with a good coverage of showers and isolated thunderstorms. Some rainfall totals to around one inch will be possible in the heavier cells. Colder air will return Tuesday night into Thursday.
Another vacant house fire in Beaumont
BEAUMONT - Beaumont firefighters are investigating yet another vacant house fire in the city, following a rash of vacant house fires in recent weeks.
The fire was reported at 4 a.m. Thursday at 2255 Rusk. Flames were pouring out of the home when firefighters arrived. They controlled the fire within about 20 minutes. No one was hurt.
The house was vacant with no utilities connected. The cause of the fire appears to be deliberate.
Investigators are searching for the person who set the fire.
If you have information about this fire, or any of the other recent arson cases, contact the Fire Marshal's office at 409-880-3905 or Crime Stoppers at 409-833-TIPS.