LEWISTON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - Firefighters spent most of Wednesday morning on the scene of a house fire on Pond Road.
They were called to 507 Pond Road around 2:30 Wednesday morning.
Firefighters say the family that lives at the home was able to make it out safely. They tell us battling the fire has been difficult since the home is just outside the hydrant range. Water had to be trucked in to fight the blaze.
Firefighters say the house is large and they had to battle flames on all three floors. At one point, firefighters had to be evacuated from the house because of a floor collapse. No one was injured.
Right now there is no known cause of the fire. Firefighters say the damage to the home is extensive.