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Fire crews extinguish 3-alarm blaze at west Toronto home

Firefighters at the scene of a blaze on Alden Avenue in Etobicoke on Thursday. Andrew Collins / Global News

Toronto Fire Services have extinguished a three-alarm blaze at a home in the city’s west end on Thursday.

Emergency crews were called to the scene on Alden Avenue, near Islington Avenue and Judson Street in Etobicoke, around 2:30 p.m.

A Toronto fire spokesperson told Global News there was a fire in a garage that spread throughout the house.

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The spokesperson said the blaze was deemed a three-alarm, but has since been extinguished.

The home is reported to have sustained heavy damage. The exterior of a neighbouring home was also damaged.

No one was injured.

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There is no word on what caused the fire and an investigation is now underway.

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