Dogs rescued from fire in Bruton District of York County

Picture courtesy York Fire Dept.

YORK COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) — Firefighters rescued two dogs from a burning home in the Bruton District of York County early Tuesday morning.

According to the York Fire Department, crews responded to a home on Penniman Road around 12:30 a.m. and found heavy fire coming through the roof of a house.

Officials say crews were able to bring the fire under control.

Two dogs were rescued from the house and were turned over to York County Animal Control.

The fire caused extensive damage to the home, causing it partially collapse. Officials say no one was at home at the time of the fire.

The cause and origin of the fire are under investigation.

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