VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Firefighters in Virginia Beach were on the scene of a house fire that left several adults and children displaced Thursday morning. 

That’s close to Regent University. 

While firefighters did not release what time they first got the call, the fire was under control by 7:12 a.m. 

A smoke alarm alerted the family, and they were able to escape safely. 

No one was hurt, but five adults and three children were displaced.

The cause of the fire is under investigation at this time.