Crews battle house fire in Cape January 10, 2009 at 12:14 AM CST - Updated July 3 at 10:07 AM By Heartland News CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Firefighters rushed to a home near downtown Cape Girardeau area to battle a house fire at 319 South Middle Street. Fire crews say the fire started somewhere in the attic of the vacant home. When they arrived, crews say flames were shooting out of the building. There's no official word on what caused the fire... Firefighters say they called in an arson investigator but they say that's standard procedure.