Firefighters respond to an East Bay home on fire

ALAMEDA (KRON) —  Firefighters put out a residential fire at a vacant home currently under renovation Friday evening in Alameda.

The incident was reported at 5:44 p.m. Friday in the 2600 block of Washington Street in Alameda.

Crews on scene found a fire in the attic and ventilated the building, confining the fire to the attic and a wall on the second floor, firefighters said.

Investigators have determined the cause of the fire was accidental in nature, according to firefighters.

A total of 18 firefighters responded to the scene, as well as police and personnel from Alameda Municipal Power and PG&E, firefighters said.

According to firefighters there were no injuries were reported.

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