WESTPORT — Fire personnel quickly extinguished a brush fire threatening a large house.

The fire on Bayberry Ridge Lane was quickly spreading at 11:30 a.m. when Westport fire arrived on scene. Crews, assisted by Wilton fire, quickly extinguished the blaze saving the home, according to officials. Crews from Fairfield were called to cover Westport’s fire house.

It is believed the fire was caused by a downed power line that ignited brush.

Crews cleared the scene by 12:45 p.m.