No injuries in house fire

Mankato firefighters spray water into a hole made by a fire at a house Tuesday near the Minnesota State University campus. No one was injured in the fire at 232 Thayer Ave. The house was unoccupied when passersby reported the flames a little before 10 a.m. Damages are estimated at $25,000, according to the Mankato Department of Public Safety. The cause of the fire is under investigation.