Firefighters from Swoyersville and surrounding communities look for hot spots at a two-story residential structure fire at 218 Watkins St. in Swoyersville on Friday evening. The fire was first reported at 4:40 p.m. According to Swoyersville Fire Co. 279 Chief Marty Mahon said at the scene that the three or four residents and their two dogs and a cat were inside when the fire started but made it out safely. Mahon said a second alarm was necessary to bring in more manpower. It appeared that the fire started outside in a bush and spread to the eaves, walls and roof. A state police fire marshal is expected to investigate today. The home was gutted, and no injuries were reported. Firefighters from Edwardsville, Kingston, Forty Fort, Wyoming, West Wyoming and Luzerne assisted.