Cincinnati firefighters control blaze in snowstorm

UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, OH (FOX19) - Cincinnati Firefighters battled a three-story house fire at West McMicken and Hallmare.

Flames broke out around 3:30 p.m. Monday. Visible smoke and fire was presenting from the third floor windows and attic area. An aggressive interior fire attack on the fire was initiated and the fire was brought under control within twenty minutes and the primary/secondary searches confirmed the structure to be all-clear of occupants.

No one was home at the time of the fire, so no one was injured. Damage is estimated at $15,000. The cause of the fire is undetermined.

Fire crews remind everyone to clear snow from around hydrants if you have one in front of your home.

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