18th & Myrtle Streets Fire

Published 02/22 2014 10:29PM

Updated 02/22 2014 10:36PM

An Erie home was gutted by fire Friday night, sending residents into the street

When fire fighters arrived at the scene in the three hundred block of West Eighteenth Street they were met with heavy flames showing from the back of the residence.

Everyone inside the three story building was able to make it out ok.

According to Erie firefighters one cat was rescued from the flames but several others did not make it.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation at this time.

The Red Cross was at the scene of the fire today.

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