Fire destroys Federal Way home; couple gets out safely, dog dies

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

FEDERAL WAY – Two people escaped injury when a fire destroyed their Federal Way home early Tuesday morning. Unfortunately their dog was killed in the fire, South King Fire and Rescue reported. The fire was reported around 12:30 am at the home in the 33700 block of 37th Place Southwest, in Federal Way.

Firefighters arrived and found heavy smoke and flames from the structure, a batallion chief for South King Fire and Rescue said. A couple inside the home woke up and saw the fire and got out safely.

While the cause of the fire is under investigation, the fire is believed to have started on the outside of the house and spread. The home is a total loss, the fire department said.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s