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1 person rescued from Lantana house fire early Saturday

Posted: 6:50 PM, Jul 22, 2018
Updated: 2018-07-22 22:50:49Z

LANTANA, Fla. -- A person was rescued from a house fire in Lantana early Saturday morning.

At 12:30 a.m. crews responded to the first near 12th Street and Drew Street.

Firefighters quickly entered the home and performed search-and-rescue and fire attack operations.

One person was rescued from the home and transported to a local trauma hospital.

A firefighter was also treated at a local hospital. One dog and one cat died in the fire. The cause of the fire is under investigation.