AKRON, Ohio (WJW) — An Akron firefighter was taken to the hospital after a house fire early Monday morning.

The Akron Fire Department responded to a house fire on Dodge Avenue just before 3:30 a.m., according to a press release. Upon arrival, firefighters found smoke coming from the attic.

The fire was under control by 3:45 a.m.

Four people were forced to leave the home and the Red Cross was notified.

One firefighter was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.