The Dalton Fire Department was called to a house fire Monday morning.

It happened on Burchfield Avenue around 3 in the morning.

Officials say the fire originated in the carport and spread throughout the home.

They say a neighbor helped two elderly people inside.

Firefighters say there were no injuries reported and a cause is under investigation.

The fire damaged the entire home and the siding of the home next door, the estimated loss is $40,000.