Fire damages Avondale apartment

AVONDALE, OH (FOX19) - A one-alarm fire damaged an apartment in Avondale on Thursday morning.

Just before 10 a.m., crews were called to the 900 block of Burton Avenue.

Upon arrival, crews found heavy smoke on the second floor and had to force entry into an apartment. An aggressive interior attack brought the fire under control in less than 10 minutes.

No one was home, and no one was injured.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Damage is estimated at $5,000.

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