Home destroyed in fire

July 31, 2009 9:45:48 AM PDT
Flames roared through an abandoned home in Melrose Park early Friday morning.Firefighters rushed to an abandoned home at Augusta and North 16th Street just after 2 a.m. Friday By the time they got there-- flames were shooting through the roof.

The fire destroyed the home and spread to the house next door. No one was inside the second home.

There are no reports of injuries, and officials have not released a cause.