Family and pets survive Bradenton house fire

Family and pets survive Bradenton house fire
Still photo capture from video of the scene on 50th Avenue Plaza E. (Source: WWSB)

BRADENTON, Fla. (WWSB) - A family and their pets managed to get out alive from a fire in South Bradenton Tuesday evening, but as crews arrived they were informed a dog was still inside. Firefighters rescued the pup and pulled it to safety.

The Southern Manatee Fire Rescue was dispatched to 202 50th Avenue Plaza E at 6:25 p.m. for a call referencing a heavy fire through the roof & side of a mobile trailer.

According to the Battalion Chief at the Southern Manatee Fire Rescue, everyone inside the home at 202 50th Avenue Plaza got out safely.

We’re told the home is a total loss, but no one was injured. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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