House Fire in Macon

The Macon Fire Department was called to a fire at a house in the 12-hundred block of Maffry Avenue early Friday morning. Firefighters arrived at around 1:25, and found the occupants of the home outside. There was smoke coming from the second story. The blaze was brought under control in approximately 30 minutes, with fire and smoke damage to a bedroom on the second story, and smoke damage to the entire second story. The cause of the fire is being investigated, but is not considered suspicious. The Macon Fire Department was assisted by the Macon Police Department, Macon Municipal Utilities, and the Macon County Ambulance District.