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Fire in Lincoln Park home 'suspicious'

Crews work at the scene of a fire at 2006 W. Fourth St. in Duluth Monday night. Authorities said the fire was suspicious in nature. (Barrett Chase /

Arson is suspected in a house fire Monday night in Duluth's Lincoln Park neighborhood.

Assistant Fire Chief Chris Martinson said firefighters responded quickly to the report of a fire in second floor of a house at 2006 W. Fourth St. and were able to put out a small fire in short order. No one was in the house at the time of the fire, and no one was injured, Martinson said.

The fire appeared suspicious in nature and police were notified for an arson investigation, he said.

The fire was reported about 9 p.m.