Dire crews were called out to a house fire in Sikeston. Crews were dispatched to the scene just before 2.p.m. on Thursday afternoon. Police say, when firefighters arrived on the scene smoke and flames could be seen coming out of the single-story home. Crews managed to get control of the fire around 2:10 p.m. The home was significantly damaged in the fire. Police say, the fire started in the back of the home and is not considered suspicious at this time. The cause of the fire is still under investigation No one was home when the fire started and no one was hurt.