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Fire does extensive damage to home in Citrus Heights

A home on the 7700 block of Ziebell Court in Citrus Heights has significant damage following a fire.
A home on the 7700 block of Ziebell Court in Citrus Heights has significant damage following a fire. Sacramento Metropolitan Fire Department

A fire in a home on the 7700 block of Ziebell Court in Citrus Heights during the early morning on Tuesday caused extensive damage to the home and displaced the resident.

Sacramento Metropolitan Fire Department responded to a call about a home fire on Ziebell Court at 6:15 a.m. and found “significant fire coming out of the garage,” according to department spokesperson Cpt. Michelle Eidam. The single occupant of the home was already outside when firefighters arrived.

The fire was contained by 6:40 a.m. and there were no injuries. The resident didn’t have any pets. The Red Cross is assisting the resident with housing and other needs following the fire.

The cause of the fire was electrical in nature and began in a bedroom towards the back of the home.

Call The Bee’s Ellen Garrison at (916) 321-1006

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