Investigators say an electrical short in the attic sparked a fire that damaged a Lewis County home Tuesday.
No one was living in the River Road home in the town of Watson.
The owner is deceased.
Firefighters were called there a little after 5 p.m. Officials say there was extensive damage to the roof and attic.
Workers were there earlier in the day, but had left.
No injuries were reported.
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