SAUK RAPIDS - The Sauk Rapids fire department responded to a house fire Monday night. Fire Chief Jason Fleming says they were called to 1109 11th Street North at about 9:15 p.m.

Fleming says one of the occupants in the home heard crackling in the attic and found the fire. They tried to put out the fire with an extinguisher, but ended up calling the fire department.

Everyone got out of the home safely.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.