When the crew arrived on scene the front of the house was in flames.

A half an hour later fire crews were able to get the flames under control .

A neighbor claims to have witnessed the whole thing.

“This lady came out of the her house, all acting crazy,” he said.  
”There was a couch on her porch.  She lit in on fire, flipped it over.  
The fire caused $80,000 in damage to the home and also damaged a
home next door.

One firefighter went sent to the hospital with a twisted knee.

Firefighters were then called to the house later on thursday to put out a hot spot .