Update 4:30 p.m.:
Lynchburg, VA - Lynchburg fire officials say the fire was caused by an electrical short.
Lynchburg, VA - Three men managed to escape safely after a fire broke out in a Lynchburg home early Thursday morning.
Crews were called to the 300 block of Polk Street just after 4 a.m.
According to a neighbor, one of the men inside said he noticed smoke and felt heat coming from the walls and ceiling of the home.
No word yet on what caused the fire.