ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Albany firefighters responded to a house fire on Nixon Drive Thursday afternoon.
Fire investigators said the homeowner was moving materials around in a bedroom and moved a surge protector that shorted.
The electrical short sparked a fire in the heavily packed room.
Fortunately, no one was injured.
Firefighters estimated that the home sustained about $30,000 in damages, with fire and smoke damage to the bedroom and adjoining hall.
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