Firefighters responded to a residential fire Tuesday morning that gutted a home in Prichard.
Crews responded to the fire at 11 a.m. on Ace Street after the 9-1-1 call was placed.
Four people were inside the home when the fire ignited, but luckily, all four were able to escape without injuries.
Despite the damage, it only took minutes for firefighters to put out the fire. According to a preliminary investigation, officials believe the fire started in a room near the rear of the house. However, the cause of the fire has not yet been determined.
The Prichard Fire Department responded to the incident and is leading the investigation into the cause.