BFD: 10 people safe, two dogs recused after roof fire in Bradenton

BFD: 10 people safe, two dogs recused after roof fire in Bradenton

BRADENTON, Fla. (WWSB) - Ten people and two dogs were rescued after a fire in Bradenton Monday night.

Around 7:45pm, flames broke out on the rear roof of a wood-frame home on the 500 block of 17th Street East. Fire crews arrived on scene within three minutes and found heavy flames.

Crews attacked the blaze and had it under control in around 25 minutes. After the fire was out, they say they found one dog deceased.

The damage to the property is estimated to be $35,000. The 10 people displaced by the fire are being assisted by the Red Cross.

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