Dog dies after house fire on Queen Theresa Lane

Photo: WJTV
Photo: WJTV

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — A dog died after a house fire on Queen Theresa Lane in Jackson Tuesday.

Cleotha Sanders, Division Fire Chief, JFD Office of Fire Investigations said it happened around 11:15 a.m.

He said at least two people were home before the firefighters arrived. When they went inside to do a search, they found a dog in the house.

Emergency crews attempt to resuscitate a dog at the scene of a house fire. (Photo: WJTV)
Emergency crews attempt to resuscitate a dog at the scene of a house fire. (Photo: WJTV)

WJTV crews witnessed emergency responders trying to resuscitate the pet, but their attempts were unsuccessful.

Firefighters were able to put the flames out by 11:21 a.m. He said the preliminary investigation shows that the cause of the fire was possibly food on the stove.

 

 


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