MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Firefighters rescued three family pets from a house fire in south Minneapolis Wednesday night.
The fire chief said they could see flames on the front porch of the home on 17th Avenue South when they arrived.READ MORE: 2nd Man Charged In Minneapolis Gun Battle-Turned-Crash That Killed Autumn Merrick
It spread to the first and second floor.
Firefighters were able to quickly bring it under control.
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No one was home at the time, but firefighters rescued and resuscitated three cats that were inside.
A dog did not make it.
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