Local volunteer firefighters were on the scene early Wednesday of a house fire that broke out around midnight at 314 Cedar Road in Hellertown borough.
At about 12:20 a.m., the Lehigh Valley Breaking News Facebook page reported that smoke and fire were showing at the scene.
As of 1 a.m. information was not yet available about what may have caused the blaze, and whether or not anyone was injured as a result of it.
A neighborhood resident reported that the fire was under control by that time.
The house in which the blaze occurred has been unoccupied for some time, the resident said.
Note: This is a developing news story. It will be updated if/when additional information becomes known.