BETHLEHEM, Pa. -

Firefighters were dispatched to the scene of a fire near Broad and Pine streets in Bethlehem early Monday morning.

The fire began around 5:30 a.m. at 537 Pine St. The fire was placed under control about an hour later, according to officials at the scene. The extent of the fire was not immediately known.

The residents of the home appeared to have escaped serious injury, according to information from the scene.