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A fire Saturday caused extensive damage to a home near East Ferry Street and Jefferson Avenue.

Firefighters were called just after 7 p.m. Saturday to extinguish a blaze in a 2½-story house at 20 Winslow Ave., fire officials said. The fire in a rear bedroom on the second floor caused $20,000 damage to the structure and $5,000 to its contents.

The cause is under investigation.