Emergency crews rescue dog from burning home

Family took cat with them

INDIANAPOLIS - Emergency crews administered oxygen to a family dog after a home caught on fire Wednesday afternoon.

Crews with the Indianapolis Fire Department were dispatched to the fire in the 400 block of Parkway Avenue just before 3:30 p.m.

Two adults and three children were able to get out of the home safely after they heard the smoke detector.

They were able to grab a cat, named TK, on their way out, but firefighters had to find the dog when they arrived.

Officials said IEMS provided oxygen for Roscoe the dog.

No injuries were reported and the cause of the fire was under investigation.

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