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3 pets killed in New Hanover County house fire

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Three pets were killed in a house fire in New Hanover County. Three pets were killed in a house fire in New Hanover County.

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WECT) – Three pets were killed in a house fire off of Glendale Drive Wednesday night.

Several crews with the New Hanover County Fire Department were called to respond to the fire shortly after 9:30 p.m.

According to Battalion Chief Max Smith, the flames started as a small fire in an entertainment center.

He said the homeowners were not home at the time.

The residents had four pets. EMS crews were able to revive one of the animals, but three others did not survive.

Two cats and one dog died in the fire.

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