COCOA, Fla. - Five people were displaced after a house caught fire in Cocoa on Sunday afternoon, according to Brevard County Fire Rescue.
The fire broke out around 3:50 p.m. at a house on the 3700 block of Canaveral Groves Boulevard.
When firefighters arrived, flames were billowing out of the garage and through the roof, firefighters said.
No one was injured.
Firefighters were able to extinguish the blaze. The garage sustained heavy damage in the fire, though firefighters were able to keep the flames from spreading to the rest of the house.
Firefighters were able to coax a cat, named Lucky, out of the house.
The cat was unharmed.
The fire department called the Red Cross about the five people displaced, firefighters said.
There is no word on what caused the blaze.
**STRUCTURE FIRE**3700 blk Canaveral Groves Blvd. Canaveral Groves. Working residential fire, offensive attack. Occupants reported out. BCFR E29 on scene. #BCFR #STRUCTUREFIRE #BREVARDSBRAVEST #CanaveralGroves— BCFRpio (@BCFRpio) December 2, 2018
UPDATE: Single story residential home in the 3700 blk Canaveral Groves Blvd. Fire through the roof over the garage and fore in attic. Defensive. Cocoa FD assisting. No injuries. Occupants out. pic.twitter.com/DCKitGLJPc— BCFRpio (@BCFRpio) December 2, 2018
Fire is out. Extensive overhaul in progress. Heavy damage to the garage and roof over the garage. Cat made it out Safely with the coaxing of BCFR crews. Red Cross being called for 5 displaced residents. No injuries. Inspector being called to scene.— BCFRpio (@BCFRpio) December 2, 2018
Canaveral Groves Blvd update: BCFR crews did a great job keeping the fire from spreading to the rest of the home and contained it to the attic and garage area. pic.twitter.com/E9EDrvXgUE— BCFRpio (@BCFRpio) December 2, 2018
Canaveral Groves Update: “Lucky” the cat is ok. pic.twitter.com/jbf70WSVFB— BCFRpio (@BCFRpio) December 2, 2018
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