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Pets Rescued From Raleigh House Fire

Posted September 3, 2007 9:48 p.m. EDT

— Firefighters rescued a family's pets from a fire at a home in Raleigh on Monday night.

Firefighters were called out to a home at 7805 Ketley Court around 8:15 p.m. Crews arriving at the scene said heavy flames engulfed the house.

The family was inside at the time but managed to get out safely, fire officials said.

Firefighters went inside the house to rescue several pets, including a chinchilla.

Bystanders from the neighborhood crowded around to see the fire on a cul-de-sac.