A fire heavily damaged a home under rehabilitation in northwest Independence Wednesday evening.

A fire heavily damaged a home under rehabilitation in northwest Independence Wednesday evening.


Assistant  Independence Fire Chief Tom Collins said the fire was reported at 5:58 p.m. in the house at 9133 E. Wilson Road.


Collins said no one was home at the time and no one was injured. The roof was ‘pretty much gone’ and the structure suffered heavy damage, he said.


The cause is under investigation.