NEIGHBOURS rescued an elderly man from his burning home in Buderim in the early hours of this morning.
The Palmyra Cres house ignited at about 1am, a Queensland Fire and Emergency Service spokeswoman said.
The man was treated for smoke inhalation at the scene.
The site of the fire was being guarded by police until a fire examiner arrived.
Police are not treating the fire as suspicious.
Traffic on Palmyra Cres and nearby Wises Rd is flowing freely.