A Hall County home north of Gainesville suffered extensive damage in a late night house fire, Hall County Fire Services reported.
Units responded to the 3600 block of Thompson Bend off Thompson Bridge Road around 12:30 a.m. Sunday, finding a 1,500-square-foot house with smoke coming from the attic, Capt. Zachary Brackett reported in a news release.
Residents were alerted by smoke alarms and escaped safely before crews were able to put out the fire.
Brackett estimates $100,000 in damage to the home worth approximately $150,000. The cause of the fire is under investigation.