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Cortland house fire claims family pet

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Authorities are looking for the cause of a blaze that claimed the life of a family pet in Cortland early Tuesday.

Firefighters called to a two-story frame structure on Winter Lane at 1:10 a.m. found heavy smoke when they arrived on the scene.

According to officials, crews quickly gained control of the fire.

Several occupants were transported by the fire department for medical treatment, but none of the injuries were life-threatening.

A dog in the home succumbed to possible smoke inhalation and was not able to be rescued.

Other fire departments from Mecca, Bazetta, Howland, Champion and the Youngstown Air Reserve Station assisted at the scene.

 

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