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Fire in vacant East Baltimore rowhouse under investigation

No injuries reported in early morning blaze, spokesman says

By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun

8:51 AM EDT, August 6, 2011

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City firefighters battled a fire in a vacant East Baltimore rowhouse early Saturday, a department spokesman said.

Roman Clark, the Baltimore Fire Department spokesman, said a unit responded to a working fire in the 500 block of N. East Ave. shortly after 1 a.m.

The house, between Jefferson and McElderry streets, was vacant, he said. No injuries were reported, and Clark said the cause of the fire remains under investigation.

jacques.kelly@baltsun.com

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