Firefighters called to same house twice in a day

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Firefighters were called to 38 Fountain Ave. in Dayton, March 24, 2014. It was the second time in less than 12 hours they were called to the same house. (WDTN Photo/Bear Everett)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – For the second time in less than 12 hours firefighters were called to 38 Fountain Avenue Monday.

Firefighters quickly knocked down a fire in the attic around 1 a.m.

On Sunday afternoon, firefighters were dispatched to the other half of the duplex.

They said no one was inside the vacant house either time.

The causes for each fire remain under investigation. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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