Woman, dog escape house fire in south Huntsville

Woman, dog escape house fire in south Huntsville

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - Huntsville Fire & Rescue is on the scene of a house fire at Lily Flagg Road and Weatherly Road.

Heavy smoke and flames engulfed the home Monday afternoon. After a few hours, officials said they had it 99 percent continaed and only a few hot spots remained.

The roof collapsed in the fire.

Fire officials said there was a woman inside but she made it out safely. There was a also a dog inside that was rescued.

The cause is under investigation.

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