Racine Fire Department: Dog, cat killed in house fire
RACINE, Wis. (CBS 58) -- A dog and a cat were killed in a house fire on Monday afternoon.
It happened around 12:47 p.m. in the 1000 block of Jones Avenue.
According to the Racine Fire Department, a resident arrived home and discovered that his home had caught fire, leaving a substantial amount of smoke and fire damage throughout.
The fire was extinguished by Racine Firefighters who had remained on scene to check for any extension.
A back bedroom was heavily damaged and there was a partial collapse of the floor.
The occupants lost one dog and one cat, the Fire Department confirms.
There were no other injuries.
The fire remains under investigation.