TAMPA, Fla. – Tampa Fire Rescue responded to a structure fire at the 4000 block of Londonderry Dr. in Tampa Palms at 6:30 am on Sunday.
Engine 20 was first on the scene and found a single-story home with smoke and flames through the roof.
Crews made a defensive attack on the fire due to a report of guns and ammunition, secured in a safe, in the home by the homeowner. Firefighters had the blaze under control within an hour.
No occupants were in the structure, according to officials.
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All residents evacuated the home due to the smoke alarms that sounded and woke them up. There were no reported injuries to firefighters or civilians.