Crews responded to the scene of a house fire on Salem Valley Road in Ringgold.

Emergency responders from Catoosa County responded to the fire on Salem Valley Road.

The homeowners says she woke up, heard pops and saw the smoke. She got out of the home and went to a neighbor's house to call the fire department.

"She was the only one there. She said she was asleep and woke up and the house was filled with smoke," says neighbor Nathan Talley.

Officials believe the fire started in the attic but an official cause has not been released.

The home was badly damaged but was not a complete loss.

Two children also live in the home, but were not home when the fire broke out.

Two Catoosa County firefighters were treated for minor injuries.