OAKFIELD TWP., Mich. (WZZM) - A family of three escaped their burning home in northeastern Kent County Friday.

The fire happened in the 11400 block of Holmden Court, near 14 Mile Road and Wabasis. Spencer Township and Grattan Township crews also responded to the scene.

Crews on the scene tell WZZM that the family had someone at the house looking at their furnace earlier today. There is no word on a cause of the fire at this time.

The family's pet was also able to escape.