Fire damages house on the near east side

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Indianapolis Fire Department worked an early morning house fire on Friday.

They were called to a house just before 4 a.m. near 21st Street and Emerson.

Firefighters say no one was in the house when it caught fire.

No firefighters were injured while they were getting the fire under control.

21st Street is still closed near Emerson.

It is unclear how the fire started.

This story will be updated when more information becomes available.