Delaware Co. family escapes 2-alarm inferno overnight

The family of this home managed to escape the flames that hit in Rutlege, Delaware County overnight.

April 19, 2011 4:18:49 AM PDT
Firefighters needed more than an hour to put out the flames that started just after midnight.

Emergency responders say the family was able to get out of the burning home along the unit block of President Avenue in Rutlege, Delaware County.

When firefighters arrived, flames were shooting from the roof of the home.

Crews had to pump water from nearby fire hydrants to battle the flames

Investigators are trying to figure out what sparked the fire.