HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - Two pets have died in a Henrico house fire.
Henrico firefighters were called to the 5800 block of East Rois Road in the county's Northside around 4 p.m. on Saturday. Crews went into the home to fight the fire, but fire officials say they were forced out for a few minutes due to the extreme conditions.
Firefighters went back into the home and brought the fire under control. No firefighters or residents were injured, but two family pets - a cat and a guinea pig - lost their lives.
Officials are investigating.
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