Fire Officials: Fire at Former Bar Was Intentionally Set

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CLEVELAND, Ohio — Cleveland firefighters responded to the scene of a fire at a former bar Sunday.

According to fire officials, the building is located at West 56th Street and Storer Street and has been vacant for years.

It was reported just before 6 p.m.

Firefighters said the fire was intentionally set. Someone actually attempted to set fire to the building Saturday night, said officials, but it was quickly extinguished.

The fire is still under investigation.