MISSOULA, Mont. -

A home at 9800 Butler Creek is fully engulfed in flames.  Several fire crews and fire engines are on the scene. 

An NBC Montana photojournalist is on the scene and saw an ambulance leave the scene.  Law enforcement officers are keeping bystanders away from the residence.

Flames and smoke are visible from the road.

Emergency dispatch calls concerning the fire began just before 7:00 pm.