Arson investigators work to determine cause of fire

Barking dogs alert neighbors to flames

Published On: Nov 24 2012 09:49:41 AM CST   Updated On: Nov 24 2012 10:06:28 AM CST
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SAN ANTONIO -

A fire tore through a vacant home early Saturday morning causing significant damage.

It happened a little after 1 a.m. in the 400 block of Hillcrest Drive.

A neighbor told fire crews they heard dogs barking then saw a glow in the back of the home.

Arson investigators are working to determine a cause but believe the blaze might have been intentionally set.

The extent of the damage is unknown.

No one was injured.