DANVILLE, Va. -

From the Danville Fire Department:

The Danville Fire Department responded to 615 Hunter St. at 7:07 a.m. to a reported structure fire.

The first unit arriving found a single family home heavily involved with fire in the kitchen and the entire attic.  Shortly after arrival the fire came through the roof and fire crews knocked it down from the exterior of the home.

All the occupants of the home made it out without injury and there were no injuries to Fire personnel operating on the scene.

The Fire Marshal's office investigated the fire and found an electrical short was the cause of the fire.  One dog was saved when he was found under a couch in the living room. Another dog did not survive the fire.