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Firefighters battle house fire in Akron

You are asked to please avoid the area of Crown Street and Cloverdale Avenue as crews try to put out the flames.
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Akron Fire Department

AKRON, Ohio — The Akron Fire Department is on scene of a house fire at the corner of Crown Street and Cloverdale Avenue.  

Fire officials say they encountered heavy smoke when they arrived on scene, but now have the fire under control. 

Firefighters are asking that people to avoid the area.

No injuries are being reported.

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