Borger FD responds to house fire on Baker

The Borger Fire Department responded to a house fire on Monday morning.The fire occurred at 1205 Baker, and officials were on scene for approximately three and a half hours. Shawn Burleson of the BFD said the house was slated for demolition with the City of Borger. He said he believes the owner is alive and in town, but resides in a nursing home in the area.The structure, which was vacant at the time of the fire, was a total loss.Burleson said the cause of the fire is suspicious is nature, but has been undetermined at this time.