COVENTRY, R.I. (AP) _ Authorities are investigating a suspicious fire that ravaged an empty home in Coventry.

WPRI-TV reports the fire started just before 12:30 a.m. Friday.

Neighbors say the home on Arnold Road had been vacant for years. There were no reports of any injuries sustained by firefighters.

The Providence Journal reports that police officers are treating the property as a crime scene.

Investigators say the fire was suspicious and they're working with fire crews to determine its cause.

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