South Bend and Berrien County fire crews battled flames Thursday evening.
Around 7:30 p.m. in South Bend, a fire broke out in the kitchen of a home in the 700 block of Notre Dame Avenue, near the intersection of South Bend Avenue.
When crews arrived on the scene, flames were coming from the first floor.
Dispatchers said no one was inside the home at the time, and no one was hurt. It was under control in less than 15 minutes.
In Licoln Township, a fire broke out at an apartment near Cleveland Avenue and Ivy Drive, just east of Stevensville also around 7:30 p.m. No one was hurt.