Flames, heavy smoke pour from Springfield house

The Springfield Fire Division battled a residential fire at 822 Kenton St. Friday afternoon, Oct. 8, 2021. BILL LACKEY/STAFF
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The Springfield Fire Division battled a residential fire at 822 Kenton St. Friday afternoon, Oct. 8, 2021. BILL LACKEY/STAFF

Credit: Bill Lackey

Credit: Bill Lackey

Flames were showing and heavy smoke was pouring Friday afternoon from a house in Springfield.

The Springfield Fire Division responded around 3:30 p.m. to the white two-story house at 822 Kenton St., which was believed to be vacant.

Kenton Street was blocked while firefighters were on scene.

It took about a half hour for crews to gain control of the fire.

No injuries were reported, and it was not immediately clear what started the fire.

The Springfield Fire Division battled a residential fire at 822 Kenton Street Friday afternoon. BILL LACKEY/STAFF
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The Springfield Fire Division battled a residential fire at 822 Kenton Street Friday afternoon. BILL LACKEY/STAFF