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Firefighters respond to two-alarm house fire in Salem

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Salem fire crews worked to get a two-alarm house fire under control after it sparked early Friday morning.

The Salem Police Department said Salem firefighters responded to the scene in the 1200 block of Shamrock Street Southeast around 3:40 a.m.

Video of the fire shows heavy flames coming from the and roof. Crews were able to extinguish it about 30 minutes later.

No residents were inside the home at the time.

One firefighter sustained minor injuries while putting out the fire, according to the Salem Fire Department.

Fire investigators are working to determine the cause of the blaze.

Police said they are looking into recent activity at the home because of potential gang ties.

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