83-year-old man escapes 1st-alarm house fire in Chandler

CHANDLER, Ariz. (FOX 10) - Firefighters say an 83-year-old man was able to safely escape a first-alarm house fire in Chandler.

According to the Chandler Fire Department, the fire broke out at a home near Dobson and Warner Roads Tuesday night.

Neighbors spotted smoke coming from the home and helped get the elderly man out safely.

Firefighters battled the fire defensively and the house is a total loss.

No firefighters were injured.