1 Person and 3 Dogs Die in House Fire - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

1 Person and 3 Dogs Die in House Fire

SPOKANE, Wash. - One person and three dogs died in a house fire early Sunday morning. Firefighters say that at around 1:16 AM they responded to a house fire at 1003 East Ermina. When they arrived they discovered a single story house with flames showing from all sides. Firefighters entered the home to search for a reported missing person. The flames moved fast but fire crews were able to contain the fire to the structure and extinguish it in about 15 minutes.

During the course of extinguishing the fire, firefighters searching for the missing person found the remains of an adult near an exit. The victim was declared dead at the scene. Firefighters also found three large dogs deceased.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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