Orange County firefighters battled a house fire north of Pine Forest Thursday afternoon. The fire is on Brittney Lane off of Sugar Mill Road.

No one was home at the time.

The homeowner told 12News he received a call from his neighbors that his house was engulfed. Orange County ESD #1 and #2 as well as Bridge City and Pinehurst firefighters spent almost two hours battling the blaze.

The homeowner said he lived at that home for almost three years.

Orange County Assistant Fire Chief, Robert Smith said there is a possibility lightning may have caused the fire but are still investigating.

No injuries were reported.