Four people displaced, dog rescued after fire at northeast Charlotte home


CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) — Four people and a dog are homeless after a house caught fire in northeast Charlotte on Wednesday afternoon.

According to Charlotte Fire Departmentthe home, which is in the 1100 block of East 35th Street in the NoDa neighborhood, suffered $41,000 in damages due to the incident.

Two adults and two children lived in the house and are assisted by the Greater Carolina Red Cross.

They were at home when the fire broke out.

The house was on fire when firefighters arrived. It took 30 firefighters 30 minutes to extinguish the fire.

No one was hurt, but firefighters had to rescue the dog from under a bed.

Anyone with information about the fire is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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