Fire officials say a house fire in Amherstburg caused $800,000 in damage.

It took place in the 3300 block of Middle Side Road around 4:30 a.m.

Amherstburg fire captain Rick Wismer banged on the door, alerting the family and allowing them to get out safe.

The cause of the blaze is being investigated.

There were no injuries reported.

Watch the report by CTV's Sacha Long for more details.