The St. Augustine Fire Department was able to safely remove residents from a house fire on McWilliams Street Friday morning.

Crews were called to the scene around 3 a.m. Despite the heavy smoke and flames, crews were able to get the fire under control within 10 minutes, the St. Augustine Fire Department said on Facebook.

The Red Cross was notified and is assisting the residents displaced by the fire.

An investigation into the fire's cause is ongoing.