Updated: December 21, 2013 11:40AM
No one was injured early Friday morning when a house fire broke out in the 1100 block of Fifth Street in Aurora, fire officials said.
Around 1:50 a.m. a passerby noticed flames coming from the home, and called for help.
Three fire companies arrived, and found the front interior of the home engulfed in flames, according to the Aurora Fire Department.
No one was home at the time of the fire, and no firefighters were injured putting out the blaze.
Damage to the home was estimated at $50,000.
The cause of the fire is still unknown. There is an investigation under way by the Aurora Fire Department Arson Team.