1 person hurt in overnight house fire in Portsmouth

Firefighters on the scene of a house fire in Portsmouth on Jan. 24, 2018. (Credit: WAVY/LaVoy Harrell.)

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Paramedics treated one person at the scene of an overnight house fire in Portsmouth, officials say.

Officials with the Portsmouth Fire Department say someone called 911 around 2:15 a.m. Wednesday, after seeing a fire at a home on Magnolia Street.

Investigators say five people were living in the house at the time. The other four people were not hurt. 

Officials say the cause of the fire is under investigation.