House Fire West of Mentor Contained Quickly

20150807_095134MENTOR (NNDC) – Schnellville and Birdseye Volunteer Fire Departments responded to a house fire at 9265 West Indiana 64, near Mentor this morning.

The fire broke out in the living room of the single story ranch home. The fire was quickly extinguished. No one was in the home the time; a small dog inside the house was rescued by firefighters.

A passing motorist noticed smoke coming from the house and called 911.