Around 4pm The Port Arthur fire department responded to a house fire in the 2900 blk of 7th St.
A neighbor saw heavy smoke coming from the front of the house and called 911.
Police are reporting that a family of seven lived in the home. The red cross has been called in to help the family. No one was at home at the time of the fire.
Some people were home at the time of the fire and were able to get out safely. Some of the children that live in the home were still in school.
The Port Arthur fire department is investigating the fire.
There were no injuries.
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