LAKE COUNTY, Fla. — Firefighters in Lake County responded to a fire at a home in Montverde overnight.
Lake County and Clermont firefighters were called around 11:10 p.m. Saturday for a fire at a home with people still inside.
As crews arrived at the home on 4th Street in Montverde, flames and smoke could be seen rising out.
Crews worked together to battle the blaze after two people were evacuated from inside the home.
Firefighters stayed on site for hours to ensure the fire was out.
Officials said an investigation is underway and the fire is believed to have been arson.
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