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Firefighters battle morning house fire in East Savannah

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Fire crews responded to a structure fire on East 38th Street in Savannah Friday morning. 

The call went out at 8:30 a.m. to a structure fire with heavy smoke and flames visible at a home on E 38th Street near Atlantic Avenue. 

Savannah Fire crews quickly had the fire contained but the home suffered extensive damage.

Police say no one was at home at the time and there are no injuries to report. Officials are now trying to locate the homeowners.

The fire is out and firefighters are currently monitoring hot spots. 

An investigation into the cause will now get underway. Continue to avoid the area if possible.

WTOC has a news crew at the scene collecting more information and we will update you as soon as more details are known.

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