Today, December 12, 2012 at approximately 2:15 pm a call came in for reports of a house on fire on Prospect Street. When units arrived, the residence was fully engulfed with fire and smoke pouring out of the roof.
There was no one home at the time of the fire. Methuen FD and Salem FD battled the fire that took approximately 2 hours to extinguish.
The fire is under investigation at this time.