Fire causes extensive damage to Riverside home

Woman escapes without injury

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A fire caused extensive damage to a Riverside woman's home Friday afternoon, but she escaped without injury.

Firefighters were called to the blaze at 2700 Post Street off Kings Street. A woman was inside her rental home when the fire broke out.

Firefighters arrived to the scene in four minutes and extinguished the flames in less than five minutes.

There was significant damage to the house, although the woman was able to safely evacuate the house.

Police are still investigating the cause of the fire.