Multiple fire crews responded to a house fire outside Aberdeen Friday evening. The home is located on Heflin Road off U.S. Highway 15-501.
The fire ignited just before 8 p.m. in a back bedroom of the house, and the family was able to evacuate the home safely.
The firefighters worked quickly to contain the fire to the bedroom only.
Firefighters remained on the scene for an extended period of time using fans to clear the smoke from the premises.
Authorities are investigating the cause of the fire. Responding to the scene were Pinebluff Fire & Rescue, Aberdeen Fire & Rescue, Pinehurst Fire & Rescue, and Southern Pines Fire & Rescue.