Fire heavily damages home on Jacksonville's Westside

Crews work to put out fire on McDuff Ave. South


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Investigators are working to determine the cause of a fire Sunday at a home in Jacksonville's Robinson's Addition neighborhood.

The fire started at about 6:30 a.m. at a home on Carter Street not far from McDuff Avenue. About 25 firefighters responded to the scene.

Firefighters said the homeowner was there when the fire started. He was able to get out of the house and was not injured.

Damage from the fire was extensive. The state fire marshal will determine what started the fire.

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