Tallahassee Residents Able to Live in Their Home After Fire

Posted at 10:02 PM, Jan 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-16 22:02:00-05

TALLAHASSEE, FL (WTXL) - Some Tallahassee residents are still able to live in their home despite an early Saturday morning house fire. 

Firefighters were called to the 4000 block of Bellarose West just after 5:00a.m. When they arrived smoke was coming from the home with someone still inside. 

Fire officials say, they were able to get the person out, who was then treated and released on scene by Leon County EMS for smoke inhalation. Firefighters were able to put out the fire quickly, avoiding further damage to the home. 

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.