WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) - A two-story abandoned house caught fire in southwest Wichita.

Firefighters were called to the home at 1623 S Market St just after 7:00 p.m. 

Wichita Fire Department Battalion Chief says homeless people are looking for warmth in any way they can with the current temperatures. 

"They are in there for warming fires, the colder it gets, they are looking for anything they can do to get inside." 

The owner of the home has not been contacted as of the writing of this story.