MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Three dogs were rescued from a burning home in Forest Lake Saturday night, according to the Forest Lake Fire Department.

Firefighters responded around 7 p.m. to a report of a structure fire.

According to the fire department, no occupants were home at the time of the blaze but there were three dogs inside. All three animals were rescued.

Credit: Forest Lake Fire Department

Officials said the dogs were in fair condition as they were transported to a veterinarian for further examination. The fire department has confirmed one of the dogs has died.

The house and garage suffered extensive fire, smoke and water damage.

American Red Cross volunteers are helping two adults following the fire.

No additional details are available at this time.

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