Three hospitalized, pets removed from smoky home - Tucson News Now

Three hospitalized, pets removed from smoky midtown home

(Source: Tucson Fire Department) (Source: Tucson Fire Department)
(Source: Tucson Fire Department) (Source: Tucson Fire Department)
(Source: Tucson Fire Department) (Source: Tucson Fire Department)
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Smoke from a midtown home sent three people to the hospital and required numerous pets to be evacuated from their homes Tuesday.

Just after 5 p.m. this afternoon, Tucson Fire Department responded to smoke coming from a home on N. Isabel Boulevard, near Grant and Columbus.

A neighbor who called 911 said her daughter knocked on the front door but no one answered.

A woman in her late 50s and two young children, a 1-year-old girl and a 2-year-old boy who were in the home were taken to a hospital to be examined for smoke inhalation. As many as 13 puppies were removed from the house along with numerous kittens and smaller pets.

The source and cause of the fire are under investigation. Firefighters had to cut a hole in the roof as part of their battle with the blaze.

Copyright 2013 Tucson News Now. All rights reserved.

  • Local newsMore>>

  • BREAKING

    Tucson Fry's store recalls refrigerated items

    Tucson Fry's store recalls refrigerated items

    Friday, May 25 2018 6:54 PM EDT2018-05-25 22:54:18 GMT
    File photo. (Source: Eglin Air Force Base)File photo. (Source: Eglin Air Force Base)
    File photo. (Source: Eglin Air Force Base)File photo. (Source: Eglin Air Force Base)

    A Fry's Food Store in Tucson has issued a recall of several products following a malfunction of its refrigeration system.

    A Fry's Food Store in Tucson has issued a recall of several products following a malfunction of its refrigeration system.

  • BREAKING

    Crash involving motorcycle closes intersection of Wetmore, Oracle

    Crash involving motorcycle closes intersection of Wetmore, Oracle

    Friday, May 25 2018 6:02 PM EDT2018-05-25 22:02:28 GMT
    A crash involving a motorcycle has closed the intersection of Wetmore and Oracle Friday afternoon. (Source: Tucson News Now)A crash involving a motorcycle has closed the intersection of Wetmore and Oracle Friday afternoon. (Source: Tucson News Now)
    A crash involving a motorcycle has closed the intersection of Wetmore and Oracle Friday afternoon. (Source: Tucson News Now)A crash involving a motorcycle has closed the intersection of Wetmore and Oracle Friday afternoon. (Source: Tucson News Now)

    A crash involving a motorcycle closed the intersection of Wetmore and Oracle Friday afternoon.

    A crash involving a motorcycle closed the intersection of Wetmore and Oracle Friday afternoon.

  • BRING THEM HOME: Missing children in southern Arizona

    BRING THEM HOME: Missing children in southern Arizona

    Friday, May 25 2018 4:48 PM EDT2018-05-25 20:48:54 GMT

    President Ronald Reagan declared May 25 as National Missing Children's Day. On this day, we bring awareness to children who went missing and still have not returned home.

    President Ronald Reagan declared May 25 as National Missing Children's Day. On this day, we bring awareness to children who went missing and still have not returned home.

Powered by Frankly