Nearly 40 firefighters and four departments were used to contain a house fire Thursday afternoon in Beaver Township.
Crews responded to the blaze in the 11000 block of Detwiler Road at 3:30 p.m, and contained it by 7 p.m.
Firefighters said the family was not home at the time and no crew members were injured while fighting the blaze.
Capt. Larry Sauerwein said the 2-story house suffered extensive damage.
He said the cause of the fire is still under investigation.