Family evacuates home safely after South Tampa fire

Tampa firefighters responded to a house fire in South Tampa on Monday morning.

The home is located on West Laurel Road. 

The view from SkyFOX shows flames shooting through the roof. Firefighters said the family was inside when the fire occurred, but safely evacuated.

According to Tampa Fire Rescue, the blaze was under control within an hour.

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The cause of the fire remains under investigation.