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Homeowner lose pets in early morning house fire

PRAIRIE TOWN, Ill. - A homeowner in Prairie Town lost two pets in a house fire that started Wednesday morning.

Fire and other emergency vehicles responded to the fire in the 6000 block of Gates Lane near Twin Lakes Drive.

Dispatchers received a phone just after 5 a.m. on Wednesday.  After arriving on the scene fire crews found the home engulfed in flames.

Luckily no one was injured and was able to get out safely.