Remains of rural house go up in flames

(Photo by John Carroll)
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FALLS COUNTY, Texas (KWTX) The remains of an abandoned house went up in flames Wednesday morning in rural Falls County, producing a column of black smoke visible for miles.

The fire was burning on County Road 2865 south of Marlin

Falls County deputies arrived just before 11:45 a.m., but no firefighters were at the scene late Wednesday morning.

A witness said the abandoned house had partially collapsed and was uninhabitable.