AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) – Firefighters in Aurora had to rescue a person from a burning home Tuesday afternoon.
According to a fire department spokesperson, the fire broke out at a home located at 1293 South Troy Street at approximately 3 p.m. One person was rescued from the home by ladder through a window.READ MORE: Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack Commends Aurora Public Schools On Free Meal Program
The person, who was the only one in the home, was taken to the hospital with unknown injuries.READ MORE: $20,000 Worth Of Catalytic Converters Stolen From Colorado Rehab Nonprofit
A dog was also rescued and was taken in by Animal Control.MORE NEWS: Colorado State Trooper Hit On I-70: 'This Has To Stop'
Firefighters were able to put the fire out quickly. The cause is under investigation.