76ºF

1 escapes northwest Miami-Dade house fire

At least 8 crews battle fire

(Miami-Dade Fire Rescue)

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – One person escaped from a house fire early Monday morning in northwest Miami-Dade County.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue was called shortly before 5 a.m. to the fire at 255 NW 82nd St.

Firefighters encounter heavy smoke and flames coming from the home and out the roof.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue spokeswoman Erika Benitez said at least eight crews battled the fire.

She said one person was able to get out of the house without injuries.