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Las Vegas family loses pet, home in fire

Posted at 7:25 AM, Jan 03, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-03 10:25:29-05

A huge fire near Decatur Boulevard and Twain Avenue has left a family out in the cold overnight.

Firefighters were battling a roaring fire when 13 Action News reporter Parker Collins arrived on the scene. A family of six adults managed to escape the blaze without injuries but they did lose a cat in the fire.

Firefighters sprayed nearby houses with water in an attempt to stop the flames from spreading to other homes. The fire was said to have reached a gas line, which made it harder to extinguish.