CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Firefighters worked an early morning fire at a home in Cape Girardeau.
The incident happened at 3121 Timmar Lane around 2 a.m. Wednesday, according to the fire department.
A smoke detector alerted the homeowner who called for help and was able to get out safely with one of her pets. The other pet was found under a bed and taken out safely as well.
Crews on scene found smoke and fire the attic area and were able to put the fire out in about 10 minutes.