By CBS13 Staff

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Firefighters say a cigarette may be to blame for an early morning fire at a North Sacramento house.

Crews responded to the scene a little after 5 a.m. along Marysville Boulevard, north of Bell Avenue.

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It appears the flames started in a bedroom, firefighters, then worked their way through the rest of the home.

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With the help of crews from Sac Metro Fire, firefighters were able to bring the flames under control quickly. No details on the extent of the damage has been released.

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Two people who were inside the home got out safely before crews arrived, officials say.