ST. ALBANS, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- Fire left a family without a home and claimed the life of their pet dog on Tuesday night in the St. Albans area, firefighters say.
The fire started just after 8 p.m. Tuesday along Simplicity Drive.
Firefighters say the fire started in the living room.
A West Side firefighter had to be taken to Thomas Memorial Hospital for heat exhaustion. He is expected to be OK.
The cause of the fire is unknown at this point.