CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A family was displaced after a home caught fire in northwest Charlotte Saturday afternoon, officials said.
Firefighters responded to blaze around 12:30 p.m. on Winchester Street near Sinclair Street.
Officials said three adults and six children were displaced. Firefighters also rescued a family puppy.
Firefighters controlled the fire within 10 minutes. No injuries were reported.
Officials have not said how the fire started, but said it was accidental and started in a bedroom closed. The fire caused around $45,000 in damage to the home.
Charlotte Fire said the Red Cross is helping the family members that were displaced.
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