Waterloo, IOWA – According to the Waterloo Fire Department, this unfortunate incident occurred right after 3 a.m. early Friday morning.
It happened in the 5000 block of Mercedes Bend.
Waterloo Fire Department crews responded to a report of a house fire.
The responding crews saw heavy smoke and flames coming from the back of the home.
Officials said that multiple fire crews were brought in due to the cold weather, which impacted their ability to fight the fire.
No one was injured in this incident.
The cause of fire remains under investigation.
This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.