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PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – Pinellas Park firefighters are on the scene Sunday night of a two-alarm house fire.

8 Olivia Steen of On Your Side is at the scene of the fire, located along 82nd Avenue North, a few blocks east of 66th Street. She spoke to Pinellas Park Fire Department operations chief Rob Angell, who said the fire had passed through the roof of the two-story house when firefighters arrived.

“It’s a very different construction house, a wooden house,” Angell said. “The fire seems to be in the attic over the fireplace. We don’t have anyone inside just because of the integrity of the building. Try to keep firefighters away from where they are.

He told 8 On Your Side that several units in the area, including Seminole, St. Petersburg and Largo, are rotating among each other to put out the blaze.

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The teams have been on site for about an hour and are expected to stay there for the next few hours.

Although firefighters have yet to determine the cause of the blaze, Angell said the back part of the house had collapsed. All occupants of the house are safe and no injuries have been reported.

“It’s a very big house built. The man who built it, he built it well, he did a good job. It’s very woody, so we have a lot of guys fighting right now, trying to put out the fire, ”he said.

Nick Hastings was on his way home when he noticed the fire and stopped to see what was going on.

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“You could literally see mounds and mounds of smoke and fire right from the top of the second story of this house,” Hastings told 8 On Your Side. “It hurts to see someone’s investment go down like this.”

He also expressed his wishes to the family who live in the residence.

“Dude, whoever lives there, I hope he lived and any pet or family member, whatever the case, I hope they weren’t home”, did he declare. “It’s also more shocking that it’s the scariest day of the year.”

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