The Bluffton Township Fire District was dispatched to a structure fire around 12:30 p.m. on Saturday.
First unit arrived to 20 Wyndham Dr. in Alston Park to find fire visible from around the chimney.
Crew had the fire contained rapidly and remained on the scene for approximately an hour overhauling the burn area.
Captain Randy Hunter of Bluffton Township Fire District told WTOC that the family was home at the time of the fire, but no injuries were reported.
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