By: KDKA-TV News Staff

NEW CASTLE (KDKA) – A home for several people went up in flames overnight in New Castle.

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A duplex on North Liberty Street caught fire around midnight.

While there were concerns people may have been trapped inside, all three people along with their dog made it out safely.

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Despite the escape, the fast-moving flames destroyed the duplex.

The Red Cross is assisting the families that lived inside.

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The New Castle City Fire Investigator is looking into what started the fire.