Firefighters battle house fire in Sylvania Township Wednesday morning

SYLVANIA TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WTVG) - Sylvania Township Firefighters are trying to figure out what caused a home to catch fire early Wednesday morning.

Firefighters were called out just before 4AM to a home on the 51-hundred block of Kearsdale near Whiteford.

Sylvania Township Police tell 13abc a family was asleep inside at the time. They all were safely evacuated from the home.

Crews anticipate Kearsdale will be closed for two hours while they're wrapping up.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.