NEWPORT NEWS--Firefighters rescued two dogs from a burning home in Newport News on Thanksgiving night.

Firefighters were called to a townhouse in the 500 block of Bulkeley Place at 8:45 p.m. after a neighbor called to say that smoke detectors were sounding.

They arrived to find smoke coming from the front of the two-story townhome.

No one was home, but crews rescued two dogs .

Because of the smoke damage, the two adults and one child can't stay in the home.

The cause of the fire was determined to be electrical in nature.

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