AKRON, Ohio - Firefighters battled a house fire in Akron Thursday morning.
It was dispatched around 10:37 a.m. on Uhler Avenue. Neighbors told firefighters they heard an explosion and the house was on fire. Firefighters said they saw heavy black smoke from several blocks away as they crossed the Y-bridge.
Crews brought the fire under control and are searching for a cause.
No one was hurt.
Neighbors said the home was vacant.