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Crews battle house fire in Evanston

EVANSTON, OH (FOX19) -

Fire crews were called to a reported house fire in Evanston on Friday.

Authorities say it happened in the 1500 block of Dixmont Avenue around 7 p.m. A neighbor called 911 when they noticed a home across the street on fire.

Upon arrival, smoke and flames were coming from the attic of the two-story home. Authorities say the cause of the fire was a result of unattended cooking.

The blaze was contained by firefighters within 15 minutes. In total, 30 firefighters responded to the fire.

No one was injured.

Damage is estimated at $5,000.

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