NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) -- A family escaped a huge house fire in Newport News on Friday.

A 13News Now viewer sent us photos showing flames coming out of a home on Clipper Drive off Lucas Creek Road, in Denbigh.

Newport News Fire says the call came in at 12:43. When they arrived, they saw heavy fire coming from the garage area of the house. Two people were inside the home at the time, and both got out safely.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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