(CBS Seattle) — Ammunition exploded at a burning home in White Center Wednesday morning as crews tried to fight the fire, KIRO TV reports.

Police said calls came in about midnight. When firefighters arrived at the home in the 9900 block of 28th Avenue South West, they heard rounds of ammunition firing, according to KIRO.

Firefighters quickly put out the fire that was contained in the kitchen. Crews had to climb around piles of boxes throughout the house as they searched for the homeowner.

The homeowner was located outside the home down the street.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.Read more and watch the video at kirotv.com.
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