Oakland firefighters contain 2-alarm house fire

August 27, 2013 4:43:22 AM PDT
Firefighters contained a two-alarm blaze at a single-family home in East Oakland early this morning, according to a fire dispatcher.

The fire at 1248 50th Avenue, near International Boulevard, was reported at 2:58 a.m., according to fire officials.

The fire at the two-story house was upgraded from one-alarm to two-alarm before it was contained, fire officials said.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.