TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) – Crews battled a fire at an abandoned house Monday evening on 2nd Ave. in Terre Haute.

According to Battalion Chief Scott Dalton with the Terre Haute Fire Department, the call came in around 8:10 pm.

Firefighters saw flames coming from the building on arrival and immediately began to search for anyone inside.

Nobody was found inside at the time of the fire, but the abandoned home did have electricity that needed to be shut off.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.