The alarm was sounded at 7:48 a.m. for the address in the 4200 block of North Virginia- next to the St. Pius X Catholic High school.
Pumper 6 arrived at 7:53 a.m.- reporting "smoke showing."
A reported initial search of the "1-story" house was clear of anyone trapped inside as reported at 7:58 a.m..
At least 1 handline is being used- with an about block-long lay of hose to the nearest fire hydrant "on 44th Street."
The fire was reported under control at 8 a.m.- with no reports of injuries and a cause of the fire soon to be under investigation.