February 1, 2019 6:11 pm
Updated: February 4, 2019 7:54 am

Delta fire crews save family dog from house fire

Firefighters helped save a dog from a house fire in Delta on Friday.

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Firefighters helped save a dog from a house fire in Delta on Friday.

While responding to a blaze in the 10900 block of Lyon Road, firefighters found a dog in a basement kennel.

The dog suffered smoke inhalation and was treated by firefighters and paramedics, who used an oxygen mask specifically designed for dogs and other pets.

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The resident of the home was also treated for minor injuries.

The home suffered significant damage in the fire.

The cause of the blaze has not been determined.

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