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Fire destroys Wendell home; neighbors rescue family dog

Posted August 23, 2016 7:52 a.m. EDT

No injuries were reported Monday evening when fire destroyed a home on Cortona Way in Wendell, authorities said.

— No injuries were reported Monday evening when fire destroyed a home on Cortona Way in Wendell, authorities said.

Dozens of fire crews responded to the home shortly before 6 p.m. Monday. Nobody was inside the home when the fire started, but neighbors rescued a puppy before crews arrived.

The cause of the fire has not been determined, but fire officials said it did not appear to be suspicious.