Authorities are searching for the cause of an overnight fire inside a possibly vacant house in Lockport.
The blaze at 36 Corinthia St. was discovered after Lockport police officers noticed the smell of smoke in the area just after 3:30 a.m., the Lockport Fire Department said.
No one was in the building when firefighters arrived and fire was found in the basement, officials said.
The cause remains under investigation. Damage to the home was estimated at $8,000.