A young boy is being hailed a hero after he woke his family up and helped them escape a house fire in Thomasville.
The fire started around 7:30 a.m. at a home on Spruce Street.
A neighbor saw the blaze and called 911. Five units had the fire under control by 8 a.m.
Crews believe there is a pet still inside the building.
The cause of the fire is currently unknown.