A family dog died in a house fire in Catoosa County this morning.

It happened on Millport Drive in Lakeview.

When crews arrived, they say massive flames were seen coming out the front of the home.

Firefighters say everyone was able to get out of the home safely, but they are still working to determine a cause.

Daniel Walston, the assistant chief of the Catoosa County Fire Department, says, "As far as the fire, we got the fire out. It doesn't appear to be anything suspicious in nature. But we are investigating at this time."

Catoosa County Assistant Fire Chief Daniel Walston says the home was significantly damaged.