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Family pets saved from fire

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -

Two people and their pets are all right today after a fire.

According to Cedar Rapids firefighters, they were called to 3848 Clark Rd SE at 10:11 a.m. Sunday.

When firefighters were arrived, two people were outside the home, and they told firefighters four cats were still inside the house.

Authorities say a pick-up truck in the driveway was burning, and the garage was on fire and spreading to the house.

Firefighters say they were able to rescue two cats from the home's basement, and a neighbor says the other cats escaped.

Firefighters were able to douse the flames in 45 minutes.

Everyone is all right.

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