Berkeley Fire Department responds to couch fire at 1905 Harmon St.

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Berkeley Fire Department received a report of a fire on the third floor of 1905 Harmon St. on Wednesday.

According to BFD Assistant Chief Keith May, BFD received a call reporting a couch on fire in the building about 2:50 p.m. Occupants tried to put the fire out with a fire extinguisher but were unsuccessful. BFD responded to the scene to fight the fire and “put it out quickly,” May said.

No one was injured by the fire, and there was less than $10,000 worth of damage, according to May.

May said BFD does not yet know what caused the fire.

Check back for updates.

Staff writer Ani Vahradyan contributed to this report.

Chantelle Lee is the city news editor. Contact her at [email protected] and follow her on Twitter at @ChantelleHLee.