Several homes were destroyed Friday when a 4-alarm fire broke out in vegetation near I-580. Residents were evacuated and some have been displaced. The cause of the fire in the Allendale neighborhood is under investigation. One firefighter was injured and taken to the hospital.
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Five residents inside the home at the time of the fire escaped without harm.
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No one was injured or transported to the hospital, according to officials.
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When crews got to the house, they found the front porch of the two-story home fully ingulfed in flames.