ANDERSON, Calif. -

An early morning fire in Anderson damaged a home and destroyed two buildings, including a garage and a guest house.

A neighbor spotted the flames at the home on Green Acres Drive in Anderson just after 2 a.m. Tuesday.  The neighborhood is located near Deschutes Road and Balls Ferry Road.

The fire is believed to have started in the detached garage before it spread to the home and the guest house near a pool.

The home was seriously damaged and the two other buildings were destroyed.

The elderly man who lives  there was not injured.