SHELBURN, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — Firefighters battled a fire at an abandoned house in Shelburn Tuesday.

The fire was located near the intersection of Maple and Jackson streets in Shelburn.

According to Sullivan Co. Dispatch the fire was started by burning trash in the vicinity.

The call came in around 2:00 pm and crews were on scene until around 8:00 pm.

Crews shut down traffic on East Maple Street as a result.