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Pets perish in Sheffield Lake house fire

Pets perish in Sheffield Lake house fire

(Lorain County) - Two people were hurt in a house fire on Pinewood Drive in Sheffield Lake.

Investigators report 3 cats and 4 dogs perished in the blaze that damaged the first and second floors. A fourth cat survived.

One resident suffered burns and another was treated for smoke inhalation. It took fighters an hour and a half to bring the blaze under control.

Sheffield Lake firefighters had assistance from Sheffield Village, Avon Lake, Avon, Sheffield Township, and Elyria Township.

The State Fire Marshall’s Office is assisting with the investigation.

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