A house fire early Wednesday morning is being investigated as an arson.

Around 5:00 am on Wednesday, Medicine Hat Police along with the Fire Service were called out to a home on 4th Street SE.

The fire caused extensive damage to the home, but no one was injured.

Members of the Medicine Hat Police Service Major Crime Section are working with investigators from the Medicine Hat Fire Service in an attempt to determine the cause of the fire.

Anyone with information on the fire is asked to call police at 529-8481 or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477