Published: Oct 25, 2010 7:07 PM EDT
Updated: Oct 25, 2010 4:09 PM EDT

LEE COUNTY, Fla - A house fire on Seminole Street in Tice damaged a home, but fortunately no one was injured.

The fire broke out about 1 p.m. on Monday. 

The owner of the home and her pets got out safely.

Black smoke could be seen for miles until firefighters got control of the fire, putting it out.

Early indications are the fire might have been started by an electrical malfunction.