Fire destroys one home, damages another on West 39th St. - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather & Sports

Fire destroys one home, damages another on West 39th St.

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Fire crews responded to a fire that broke out at a home on the 300 block of West 39th Street, just before 4 p.m. on Monday. 

Flames and heavy smoke poured from the second floor windows, but firefighters were able to put it out quickly. It did, however, cause extensive damage to the home.

Investigators believe it started in the bedroom. One person was home at the time, but he got out unharmed. According to the resident, three dogs and two snakes were rescued.

The flames also caused damage to the house next door. 

A total of 8 people living in both homes have been displaced. 

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