Eleven firefighters responded to a house fire at 1127 Eighth St. at approximately 2 p.m. on Monday afternoon.
Capt. Don Matthews of Brandon Fire and Emergency Services told The Sun that the fire started and was contained to the attic. Flames could be seen coming out of roof vents on the house.
No one was in the house when the fire started, but the owner arrived on scene to meet first responders.
Two fire trucks and a rescue vehicle spent approximately one hour and 45 minutes on scene.
The cause for the fire has yet to be determined. The full extent of the damage is not yet known, but there is some smoke, water and fire damage to the attic.
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