JAMES CITY COUNTY, Va. (WVEC) -- Officials are investigating what caused a garage and part of a house to catch fire last night.

It is unclear when exactly the fire began, but the York County Department of Fire was called to the home on Shirley Drive just before 10 p.m. last night.

Fire Chief Ryan Ashe said the flames started in the garage and eventually spread to the attic of the two-story home.

The people inside made it out safely, but the home has significant damage.