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Anne Arundel County firefighters respond to a house fire at midday on Monday (Jan. 6, 2014) at the corner of 12th Avenue and Morgan Road in Brooklyn Park (Photo by Pamela Wood / January 6, 2014)

Anne Arundel County firefighters respond to a house fire at midday on Monday at the corner of 12th Avenue and Morgan Road in Brooklyn Park.

The blaze occurred around the corner from the county’s Brooklyn fire station. It took about 35 minutes for firefighters to bring the fire under control, according to Lt. Keith Hamilton, an Anne Arundel fire spokesman.

The house was vacant and the cause of the fire is being investigated. A damage estimate was not available on Monday afternoon.