Six people are displaced following a fire in Allentown.

The fire broke out shortly after 12 p.m. Wednesday in the 1900 block of 17th Street Southwest.

Officials say the blaze caused damage to both floors of the home before being extinguished.

No one was home at the time of the fire and no injuries were reported.

Officials said four children and two adults displaced by the fire are receiving assistance from the Red Cross.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.