A two-alarm fire that broke out in Elk Grove this afternoon displaced a family of two adults and three children, according to Cosumnes Fire Department officials.
The house fire in the 5200 block of Applehurst Way has been extinguished but left damages of $200,000 to $250,000, according to estimates of one of the commanders on scene, said Tracey Hansen, the department’s fire chief.
The alarms were called at 2:43 and 2:59 p.m. Six engines, four trucks, four commanders, and two ambulances were deployed.
After two searches, fire personnel found no one in the residence. There were no injuries reported.
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The cause of the fire is under investigation.