Rochester, MN (Rich Peterson/KROC AM News) -- The Rochester Fire Department responded to a fire call at 1:35 Sunday morning at the 500 block of 5th avenue southeast in Rochester.

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According to the R.F.D. report, firefighters found the kitchen area of the single family home well involved.  They were able to extinguish the blaze, but there was extensive fire and smoke damage throughout.  

Damage estimates were put at 40-thousand dollars.  There were no injuries and the department is investigating the cause.