Early morning fire at unoccupied home in Alameda

January 26, 2011 9:07:48 AM PST
Firefighters extinguished a fire at a vacant Alameda home early this morning, an Alameda County fire dispatcher said.

Crews from Oakland and Alameda responded to a report of a fire at 1826 Alameda Ave. at 1:17 a.m., the dispatcher said.

That home was unoccupied because of construction, the dispatcher said, and no injuries were reported.

Firefighters stamped out the fire within 15 minutes of their arrival and had cleared the scene by 4 a.m., the dispatcher said.