Dog dies in Rankin County house fire

RANKIN COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) — A home in Rankin County near Braxton caught on fire Wednesday morning and killed a family’s dog.

The house is located on St. John Road.

We’re told that three people and a dog were inside the home when the fire broke out. An elderly couple and their daughter managed to escape. The daughter told authorities they were all asleep and she woke up when she smelled smoke.

The house fire was fully involved when crews arrived on the scene.

The cause of the fire is being investigated.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s