An outside fire in Dennis early Tuesday evening spread to a nearby home.
The incident occurred at approximately 5:30 p.m. at a residence on Gage’s Way.
Dennis Police were first on scene and attempted to corral the fire using a garden hose until firefighters arrived.
Once on location, Dennis Fire quickly began dousing the flames which spread closer to the home.
Once the flames were contained, crews gained access into the home to make sure the fire didn’t make its way inside.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.