Crews fight house fire on Cleveland’s east side

CLEVELAND -- The Cleveland Fire Department is fighting a fire on the 1100 block of E. 175th Street.

Officials say the family -- two adults, three kids, and their dog -- are safe.

According to a tweet from the Association of Cleveland Firefighters, multiple crews were searching for victims and fighting flames around 6 p.m. Sunday.

The family told Fox 8 they were not home when the fire began and that their dog was outside.  They also said they believe the cause of the fire was electrical in nature.

According to officials, the American Red Cross was on scene assisting.

Cleveland fire says the cause of the fire is currently unknown and under investigation.

More information will be provided as it becomes available.