3 people escape early morning house fire in east central Fresno

February 07 2021 03:30 pm

FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — Three people escaped a house fire in east central Fresno Wednesday morning.

The Fresno Fire Department tells us the fire started around 3:30 a.m. near University and Maple avenues. 

When firefighters arrived, they say there was heavy fire in a back bedroom. They were able to knock down the fire quickly.

Two women and a man inside the house were able to get out safely. 

The cause of the fire is under investigation. 

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