Six adults displaced in one-alarm San Jose house fire

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SAN JOSE (KRON)—Six people have been displaced from a one-alarm house fire in San Jose Monday evening.

Crews first responded to a medical call on Madera Avenue near Oakland Road and East Hedding Street around 8 p.m., according to the fire department.

When firefighters arrived, they found out it was a structure fire and heavy smoke was coming from the home, said Fire Capt. Christopher Salcido.

Everyone inside the home were already evacuated by the time firefighters arrived, Salcido said.

The fire was under control by 9:30 p.m.

The American Red Cross were called to help the six people who have been displaced.

One firefighter was taken to the hospital for a heat-related injury and has been released.

The fire department is still investigating what caused the fire.

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