One pet killed, another rescued in Colorado Springs house fire

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Firefighters respond to a house fire in southwestern Colorado Springs Tuesday morning. / Courtesy Colorado Springs Fire Department

Firefighters respond to a house fire in southwestern Colorado Springs Tuesday morning. / Courtesy Colorado Springs Fire Department

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A pet cat was killed in a house fire in the Skyway neighborhood of southwestern Colorado Springs Tuesday morning, according to the Colorado Springs Fire Department.

The fire started around 9 a.m. at a home on Skyway Boulevard. Smoke was showing from the front of the home when firefighters arrived.

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Firefighters were able to contain the fire to a front room. They said they were able to rescue one cat, Tigger, but another cat was killed. No other injuries were reported.

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