At least six people were injured during a house fire in Dongen, Brabant, in the night from Saturday to Sunday.

One person is missing, a spokeswoman for the security region said.

The fire broke out around 4:45 a.m.

Some residents of the building managed to escape through the roof, others escaped in a different way.

Neighbors also left their homes, the security region reports.

The fire brigade is fighting the fire with several units.

A drone has also been deployed.

The evacuees were received by the emergency services.