LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - Lincoln Fire and Rescue had their hands full with a large house that broke out in southwest Lincoln very early Saturday morning.

Crews were called to a house near southwest 24th Street and west Laguna Road just after 12:30 a.m. According to Lincoln police, two individuals at the household were alerted by their dogs that the back of the house had caught fire.

LFR spent nearly an hour working to completely extinguish the flames. The fire was finally declared under control around 1:45 a.m. after crews switched to fighting the flames from the outside house just before 1:00 a.m.

According to LFR, two people and two dogs were displaced due to the incident, however, there were no reported injuries. LFR said the fire started on the exterior rear deck, but the cause is still under investigation.

According to LPD, the house is a total loss with around $300,000 in damage.