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Firefighters battle house fire

ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

Albany fire crews spent several hours fighting a large house fire Sunday evening.

A home caught fire on the corner of Northgate Road and Old Dawson Road.

Fire officials said the blaze started on the north side of the house, and spread to the attic. No one was inside when the fire started.

“We proceeded to do an interior attack the fire spread into the attic we pulled ceilings and got into the attic and the fire spread from one side of the attic and all the way throughout the house and got well ahead of us,” said Battalion Chief Keith Ambrose. 

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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