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(OAKLAND, Calif.) —  At least nine people are confirmed dead in a fire at an Oakland warehouse, authorities told ABC News.

Besides those confirmed to have died, at least 13 others are unaccounted for, officials told ABC News, although they cautioned that a thorough search of the building is underway.

Oakland police and fire departments responded to the fire at about 11:32 p.m. Friday night.

Authorities told KTVU-TV about 50 people were inside the building, which houses a group of artists and their studios.

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