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Residents escape house fire in Bradenton

BRADENTON -- No one was injured in a house fire in Bradenton early Friday, according to Bradenton police.

The fire, in the 2400 block of Seventh Avenue West, was reported about 1:48 a.m.

"The residents were able to evacuate the premises without sustaining any injuries, and the fire was extinguished by (Bradenton Fire Department) without incident," police said in a report.

Fire inspectors were expected later in the day investigate the cause of the blaze.