Pair of dogs recovering after weekend house fire


Web Editor - Ryan Burkett

BENTON, Ky. - Two dogs are recovering after a house fire over the weekend.

The fire occurred on Birch Street in Benton, Kentucky. The homeowner escaped from the home unharmed, but three of her dogs were still inside.

An officer and a firefighter were able to rescue the dogs. Two of them were said to be lethargic due to smoke inhalation.

Two of the dogs received oxygen and were taken to a local vet for treatment. Benton Police say at last check the dogs were responding to the treatment.