Fire destroyed a home on Holmes Gulch Road in Bailey early Sunday morning, but the residents escaped unharmed.
A news release said the home’s occupants called 911 after discovering the blaze, and the house was fully engulfed when firefighters from the Elk Creek and Platte Canyon departments arrived at 5:30 a.m.
Some pets had not been accounted for.
Nine pieces of equipment and 27 responders were at the scene. The release said investigators were working to determine the cause of the fire.