Home near 70th & Carmen damaged following fire

MILWAUKEE (WITI) -- Fire crews were called to a home on the city's northwest side early Tuesday morning, January 7th.

According to authorities, the fire broke out just after 2 a.m. in the attic of a home located near 70th and Carmen.

Officials say nine adults and one child were able to exit the home safely.

No additional details have been released -- including the cause of the fire or the amount of damage sustained.