Multiple fire crews responded to a house fire in Mechanicsburg Tuesday night shortly after 10 p.m.

The first-alarm fire broke out around 10:11 p.m. in the 100 block of East Portland Street in the borough.

It took crews nearly three hours to clear the scene, according to Cumberland County Communications. A patient was transported from the scene. No further details were available.

Food, clothing and shelter were provided by the American Red Cross to three adults and one child who lived in the building.

According to a photographer at the scene, fire crews from Upper Allen, Citizens in Mechanicsburg, Washington, Hampden, Silver Spring, New Kingstown and the Navy Base were on the scene, primarily working on the second floor of the home.

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