Fire tears through Lithia home

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A home in Lithia caught fire this morning and is giving firefighters quite a battle.

The blaze started in the garage of a home on Bridgewalk Drive.  The flames have spread to the rest of the home, forcing crews in to a defensive posture.

Initial word from the scene is that all occupants made it out safely with no injuries.

Stay with FOX 13 for any updates.