Firefighters rescue 2 puppies from Richmond house fire

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A family made it safely out of their home Friday morning when an electrical panel inside the house caught fire but the family was not able to get their family pets.

When firefighters arrive to the home in the 5400 block of Hansdale Road, flames were shooting through the roof in the rear of the house.

Firefighters went inside the home and rescued the family's two puppies.

No one was injured.  American Red Cross is helping the family.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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