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Family dog dies in Waterloo fire

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WATERLOO (KWWL) -

Waterloo family members escaped injury in a house fire Tuesday night, but their pet dog died from the heavy smoke inside the burning home.

Early reports indicate the fire at 306 Sunnyside Avenue in Waterloo started in the kitchen area around 8:30 Tuesday night.

Family members were able to get out safely, but the family dog was trapped inside until Waterloo Fire and Rescue went inside to retrieve the pet.

Firefighters tried their best to save the dog. They administered C-P-R for several minutes, but were unable to save the dog's life.   

  


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