Dysart Fire Department was called out to a structure fire in the community on Monday evening.

Officials say the department received a call about the incident around 8:23 p.m. on Autumn Lane.

Seven fire trucks and 23 firefighters responded to the call, and mutual aid came from the Minden Hills Fire Department – who assisted with three trucks and eight firefighters.

Upon arrival, the north end of the residence was completely engulfed in flames.

Firefighters were eventually able to contain the fire to the north end, but the blaze caused smoke and water damage to occur throughout the residence.

Officials are estimating damages in the amount of $350,000.

Residents of the household were safely evacuated, and firefighters were able to rescue one pet.

No injuries were sustained by residents or personnel.

The department returned to the station at 7:35 a.m. this morning.