A family of three have escaped a house fire in Mesa.  Fire Captain Dean Morales with Mesa Fire says someone called 9-1-1 after seeing flames shooting from a front room window and thought someone was trapped inside.  Crews raced to the scene and snuffed out the fire while scouring the home for any victims.  No one

was found while crews battled the fire.  Once the fire was out, crews made a second run for possible victims but no one was inside the house.  The family of three had escaped without injury.  The fire cause serious damage to the home leaving the family homeless.  The Red Cross has stepped in to help the family find a place to stay.  The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Kris Dugan