Three dogs killed in house fire

Three dogs killed in house fire
Fire officials said a man was working on a van and something was off. (Source: NBC12)

CAROLINE, VA (WWBT) - Three dogs were killed in a house fire in Caroline County on Saturday afternoon.

The house fire happened at a two-story home in the 3300 block of Goose Hill Road around 3:10 p.m.

The American Red Cross is helping the family of eight, which consists of three small children. Their dogs did not make it out of the home.

A firefighter slipped going into the home, but officials say he is okay. No one else was injured.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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