Surfside synagogue catches fire

Building was empty at time of fire

Published On: Dec 09 2012 11:01:00 PM EST   Updated On: Dec 10 2012 09:09:43 AM EST

A Surfside synagogue caught fire Sunday, according to authorities.

The building is located on Harding Street and 93rd Street.

Police said no one was inside the synagogue at the time of the fire.

Authorities said the fire started in the kitchen of the structure, which was once a home.

Fire rescue contained the flames and prevented further damage.

No one was injured. The cause of the fire was not immediately known.