CHICO, Calif. -

Chico firefighters were called to an early morning fire that damaged a home near Oleander and East 10th Avenue.

The fire was reported just before 4 a.m. Wednesday at 1936 Oleander Avenue.  The location is one block off the Esplanade in the Avenues neighborhood.

The fire broke out in a shed, then spread to an abandoned home.  PG&E also responded to repair downed power lines and a gas leak at the home.

Firefighters had most of the flames knocked down within 30 minutes.

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