Evansville Fire officials are investigating a Friday night fire.
Crews were called to the 600 Block of Jefferson Avenue for a report of a fire shortly after 6:30 p.m.
The Evansville Fire Department says firefighters saw flames showing from the covered porch. We're told the resident was not home at the time of the fire.
Fire officials say the bulk of the fire was knocked down quickly, but extensive overhaul was needed to search for hidden fires in the roof over the porch area. The fire was considered completely extinguished shortly after 7 p.m.
EFD says the Red Cross is providing assistance to two adults. No injuries were reported.
EPD was notificed and an arson report has been filed. We're told the exact cause of the fire is under investigation.