The fire at 64 South Avenue was reported at about 9:30 a.m. Damage was minimal and was limited to a small area on the first floor of the two-story house. The building has been unoccupied for a substantial period of time. Authorities do not know who owns the house.
State police fire marshal Greg Agosti is investigating and asks anyone with information on the fire to contact him or City of Bradford Police.
Agosti also asks area residents to contact police if they see any suspicious activity around vacant or abandoned buildings.