Structure Fire In Colorado Springs

A mother and her son were able to get out of their home when a fire broke out early this morning.

It happened on Springsdown Place near the Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs.

The woman called the fire department after smelling smoke. Crews say they the fire was burning inside an exterior wall of the home.

Fire crews tore out some walls to make sure the fire was not spreading into the rest of the home.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.