FOND DU LAC, Wis. - Fond du Lac Fire Rescue was called to Gillett Street for a reported house on fire around 6:15 p.m. Saturday. First arriving units reported smoke coming from the windows and eaves of the home.
The fire was quickly knocked down and brought under control but not before extensive damage had occurred to the kitchen area.
Two pets were removed from the home and fire personnel unfortunately were unable to revive them. The humane society was called to assist the family and their pets.
The Red Cross was also notified and arrived at the scene to assist the family with their immediate needs.
The cause of the fire is still being determined.