Crews battle vacant house fire in the West End

WEST END, OH (FOX19) - Emergency crews were called to a vacant house fire Wednesday evening in the West End.

It was reported around 9:45 p.m. in the 800 block of Charlotte Street. According to the Cincinnati Fire Department, a neighbor stated there was smoke coming from the vacant, three-story building.

Upon arrival, crews found light smoke coming from the residential building and a small fire inside, which was knocked down within ten minutes.

A total of thirty firefighters responded to the one-alarm fire. No injuries were reported.

Authorities say the damage was minimal, and the cause of the fire remains under investigation by the Cincinnati Fire Investigation Unit.

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