MT. OLIVER (KDKA) – Quick action taken by firefighters minimized damaged and avoided injuries after a fire broke out on a porch at a house on Brownsville Road in Mount Oliver.

Just before 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday evening, crews were called to the scene on Brownsville Road.

According to the fire department, the fire spread between the porch and the home.

They battled the flames for just over an hour.

Crews say there was minimal damage to the home.