HOLLAND PATENT, N.Y. (UPDATED) -- Fire crews were called to a large house fire early Friday in Holland Patent.
Officials say a caller reported a fire in the back of a home located on Center Street. Crews were called to the scene around 4:45 a.m.
NEWSChannel 2 camera crews arrived to see smoke billowing out of the home.
The American Red Cross is assisting five people who have been displaced by the fire.
Fire departments from Holland Patent, Barneveld, and Stittville also responded. More agencies were notified to remain on standby.
State Police and fire investigators also responded to the scene.