PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A fire broke out around 2:45 a.m. Tuesday morning in a row home in South Philadelphia.

Fire crews were able to get everyone inside the house on South Lambert Street to safety. The blaze was placed under control shortly before 3:20am.

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A family of four is being assisted by the Red Cross, and one person was taken to the hospital by medical personnel for further evaluation.

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Fire fighters stayed on the scene after the fire was placed under control to salt the road nearby, because the water used by fire crews quickly froze as a result of the extreme cold.

The cause of the blaze is under investigation.

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