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No injuries reported in Atwater structure fire

No injuries were reported in a structure fire Friday evening in the 5500 block of Wallace Road near Atwater, according to the Merced County Fire Department.

The fire was reported around 9 p.m. at a mobile home.

Firefighters arrived at the scene and saw smoke and flames coming from the southwest corner of the structure. Firefighters were able to quickly keep the flames from spreading further from a single room, according to Battalion Chief Mark Pimentel.

Pimentel said the cause of the fire remains under investigation. Around 11 firefighters responded to the scene.

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