Firefighters battle flames, smoke in California neighborhood

California neighborhood house fire Christmas Day
Published: Dec. 25, 2017 at 6:59 PM EST|Updated: Dec. 26, 2017 at 6:30 AM EST
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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Firefighters were called to a home in the California neighborhood after reports of a house fire.

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The fire was reported at 1:40 p.m. Monday in the 2200 block of Osage Avenue, near 22nd Street.

Firefighters confirmed smoke was coming from the second story of the home as they were arriving. They also reported flames on the first and second floors of the home.

Lt. Col. Jeff Botner with Louisville Fire and Rescue said a grandmother was cooking when children noticed smoke coming from the second story.

No injuries were reported. All five people inside of the home were able to get out safely.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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