Vacant house fire in Youngstown under investigation

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – First responders were called to a fire at a vacant house in Youngstown.

It happened around 10:30 a.m. on Breaden Street Sunday morning.

According to the Youngstown battalion chief, the city’s firefighters were able to put out the blaze quickly.

He praised crews on scene for getting the fire out so quick. He added that if their engines hadn’t been so fast, two nearby homes were very close and were in danger of catching on fire.

The home was unoccupied at the time and the cause of the fire is under investigation.

Ohio Edison was also on scene.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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