All five family members were able to get out safely.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Flames ripped through a home in East McKeesport during the overnight hours early Tuesday morning.

Authorities say a family of five was inside when the fire started in an upstairs bedroom.

(Photo Credit: KDKA Photojournalist Brian Smithmyer)

All five of them were able to get out of the home safely.

(Photo Credit: KDKA Photojournalist Brian Smithmyer)

The fire was contained to that area of the house.

The fire marshal is investigating the cause.