Five dogs, one cat killed in house fire

Viewer submitted photo from the scene of the fire on Lester Road in Dillon County

Five dogs and one cat died in a house fire just after 4 a.m. Friday on Lester Road in the Floydale community of Dillon County, according to officials with the Pee Dee Red Cross.

The Red Cross is helping the family find a temporary place to live.

Dillon County 911 officials said the homeowner was able to escape the fire.

The fire rekindled just after 9 a.m. Friday morning, but fire crews were able to quickly get it under control.

Officials have no information on what sparked the fire.

We have called the Fire Chief of Dillon Station Four to get more details and will post more information as it becomes available.