Crews battle house fire in Pleasant Ridge

PLEASANT RIDGE, OH (FOX19) - Emergency crews were called to house fire Monday afternoon in Pleasant Ridge.

Smoke was reported coming from a home in the 5600 block of Lawndale Place around 2:45 p.m. Upon arrival, authorities found light smoke on the first floor.

Crews say some excessive storage in the home prevented them from locating the fire immediately. Firefighters were able to eventually make their way into the residence and extinguish the fire.

No one was home at the time, and no injuries were reported.

According to fire officials, damage is estimated at $50,000. The cause remains under investigation.

In total, 32 firefighters responded to scene.

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