Crews rescue one person from house fire - Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Crews rescue one person from house fire

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Fire officials are investigating how this fire started. Fire officials are investigating how this fire started.
SHELBY COUNTY, TN -

(WMC) – Officials are investigating the cause of a house fire in which one person had to be rescued in the 6900 block of Showboat Lane. The call came in around 4:15 Wednesday morning.

This house is located in a neighborhood off of Mullins Station Road and Whitten Road.

According to the WMC Action News 5 crew on the scene, one man was rescued from the home and was taken to St. Francis Bartlett Hospital.  He was suffering from smoke inhalation.

Two dogs inside the home when the fire broke out did not make it out. They died inside the home.

Fire officials are investigating how this fire started.

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