Investigation underway following fire at New Bern community welcome center

NEW BERN, NC (WITN) An investigation is underway following a fire at a New Bern community welcome center.

Fire crews responded to the New Bern Cub House at 223 Pollock Street about half a block east from city hall for a fire at around 7:45 Thursday morning.

We're told that crews were alerted by a person who happened to be walking by.

Firefighters were able to put out the fire before the flames reached the roof.

At this time there's no word on a possible cause.