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(Steven Brittain, for Victor Valley News)

Firefighters Battle House Fire in Victorville

VICTORVILLE, Calif:(VVNG.com)- San Bernardino County Fire responded to a residential structure fire in the 11000 block of Laurel Oak Road Sunday evening.

At about 6:22 p.m on October 30th dispatch received numerous calls reporting a house fire.

Upon arrival, firefighters located a single story home with a working attic fire and heavy smoke showing.

Units went into to the offensive attack mode and conducted a primary search of the structure, according to a tweet by SB County Fire.

According to Cpt. Jeff Allen, ember cast threatened an adjacent home to the north of the structure. “We were able to prevent the fire from spreading to the home next door.”

It took firefighters approximately 30 minutes to put out the fire. Per scanner reports, the fire was out just before 7:30 p.m.

“The home sustained significant damage on the inside. We were able to save some of the contents that were inside the garage,” stated Allen.

No injuries were reported by firefighters or civilians.

A total of 14 personnel responded including, two paramedic engines, two paramedic truck companies, a Battalion Chief, and a fire investigator.

The official cause of the fire is currently under investigation.

(Steven Brittain, for Victor Valley News)
(Steven Brittain, for Victor Valley News)

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