Cat rescued from house fire in northeast Fort Wayne

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – One person safely escaped a house fire Wednesday evening that left a cat in need of rescue.

Around 10:30 p.m., crews with the Fort Wayne Fire Department (FWFD) were dispatched to the 6100 block of Salge Drive on reports of a fire, according to dispatch.

Responding crews report finding the rear wall and roof on fire.

According to FWFD, one person was inside the house at the time of the fire but safely escaped. Firefighters rescued a cat.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

WANE 15 has a crew at the scene to gather more information.

This story is developing. Refresh for updates.

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