Marion Home Catches Fire; Family Pet Dies

Authorities in Marion are investigating the scene of an early-evening house fire last(Wed) night in the 2800 block of 3ed Avenue.

No one was home at the time and no firefighters were injured, but the family dog was unable to get out of the house and it died.

The home is considered a total loss and the Red Cross was called in to help the family find a place to stay.

The cause of the fire is not yet known.