2 adults, 2 children displaced following Huntsville house fire

Huntsville Fire and Rescue responded to the scene around 7:10 Saturday night.

Posted: Jan 25, 2020 7:47 PM
Updated: Jan 27, 2020 11:23 AM

A family in north Huntsville is without a home after their house caught fire Saturday evening.

Huntsville Fire and Rescue responded to the fire in the 2400 block of Mount Vernon Road, which is near Blue Spring Road, around 7:10 p.m.

Huntsville Fire and Rescue said there were smoke and flames coming from the home when they arrived on scene. Huntsville Fire and Rescue said there were smoke and flames coming from the home when they arrived on scene.

When they arrived, there was smoke coming from the home and flames were visible.

Captain Frank McKenzie said two adults and two children were displaced as a result of the fire. One of the adults was treated for smoke inhalation. 

Two dogs were also in the home during the fire, an adult dog and a puppy. Both were rescued. McKenzie said they were both lifeless when they were pulled from the home, but they were able to be revived on scene by firefighters.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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