By Heather Chadwick, Snohomish County Fire District 7 Public Information Officer.
Fire District 7 was dispatched to a report of smoke coming from a single-family residence at the 18000 block of 25th Drive SE at 10:30 am on Thursday, March 9, 2017.
When firefighters arrived on scene they saw heavy smoke coming from the roof and flames coming from the kitchen window on the back of the residence.
Firefighters entered the residence for initial search where they found two dogs. Crews brought out the dogs and tried resuscitation but were unsuccessful.
Additional firefighters worked to gain control of the fire and quickly extinguished the flames.
The owners were not at the residence at the time of the fire. No other injuries were reported.
Snohomish County Fire Marshal’s office is investigating the cause of the fire.
Firefighters at house fire near 180th Street SE. Photo courtesy of Fire District 7.