Berkeley, MO (KSDK) - A family was able to escape unharmed, but lost their home and possessions early Thursday.
Firefighters responded the blaze in the 8300 block of Pepperridge around 4:30 this morning, and found the single family home engulfed in flames.
The family, consisting of two adults and three children, were all able to get out of the burning home and are now being helped by the American Red Cross.
Firefighters were able to get the fire under control within twenty minutes, but by then, the home was in ruins.
No names released and the cause of the fire is being investigated.