PICTURES: Fire damages home in Cabool, Mo.

Courtesy: Mountain Grove Fire Dept.

CABOOL, Mo. -- Homeowners escaped a house fire Wednesday morning near Cabool, Mo.

Cabool firefighters responded to the home just before 3 a.m.

The fire did heavy damage to the home. Firefighters arrived with flames showing. They began attacking the fire with several lines. It took several hours to contain the fire.

Mountain Grove and Houston Fire Departments assisted.

Pictures below courtesy of the Mountain Grove, Mo. Fire Department