ACCOMAC, Va. (WAVY) - A residential structure fire was reported at the intersection of Front Street and Back Street in Accomac Thursday evening.
According to dispatchers, the call came in at approximately 9:40 p.m.
State Police spokeswoman Sgt. Michelle Anaya confirmed the fire was ruled arson and she says it is consistent with the string of other arson cases in the County.
At 2:23 a.m. on Friday, firefighters were called back to the same residence that burned the night before. Dispatchers told WAVY.com the fire was fully involved again. Crews cleared the scene a few hours later.
The residence was unoccupied, according to Sgt. Anaya.
State police and deputies will release new information about the string of Eastern Shore arson cases Friday afternoon.
Stay with WAVY on air and online for more information.
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