The fire was reported at 10:50 a.m. in a two-story, wood-frame house at 5621 Crow Lane, fire officials said.
Stallard said the fire started in the area of a gas meter on the home's exterior near the garage. Fire crews approached the gas meter at about 11:20 a.m. and shut off the gas.
They declared the fire under control at 11:51 a.m., Stallard said.
A teenager who was inside the house when the fire started was able to escape safely and no injuries were reported, Stallard said.