Fire damages house on Robertson Road near southwest Modesto

A fire Thursday night damaged a house on Robertson Road near southwest Modesto.

The cause and other details were not immediately known following the call at about 7:30 p.m. to the 2100 block of Robertson, a block east of Carpenter Road.

The Burbank-Paradise Fire District responded along with other agencies.

John Holland covers breaking news and has been with The Modesto Bee since 2000. He has covered agriculture for the Bee and at newspapers in Sonora and Visalia. He was born and raised in San Francisco and has a journalism degree from UC Berkeley.