NWMD home catches fire with people inside

NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - A Northwest Miami-Dade home caught on fire, Wednesday, while occupants were inside.

7SkyForceHD hovered over the scene just after noon, where Miami-Dade Fire Rescue crews were seen battling the flames. The fire, which appeared to have begun on the roof, spread to other parts of the home while occupants were believed to have been inside.

This was an abandoned single-family home, but although the structure was unoccupied, officials said, several people were inside when the fire ignited.

One person was injured and was taken to North Shore Hospital.

The cause of the fire remains unknown as crews continue to investigate.

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