VALLEJO (CBS) – A two-alarm fire displaced a man and his dog at a residence in Vallejo late Monday morning, a fire department spokesman said.
The fire at 24 Tuolumne St. was reported at 11:45 a.m. and a neighbor was injured while breaking down a fence and helping the man and his dog out of the house before firefighters arrived, Vallejo fire spokesman Kevin Brown said.READ MORE: Oakland Police Seize Flamethrower, Drugs, Cash In Illegal Casino Bust
At least a quarter of the house was in flames when firefighters arrived. The fire was controlled around 12:05 p.m. but the home was a total loss, Brown said.READ MORE: 65-Year-Old Man Critically Injured In San Francisco Assault, Robbery
The man’s family arrived and will provide housing for the man. Firefighters from Crockett and American Canyon provided mutual aid during the fire, according to Brown.MORE NEWS: Man Sentenced to 9 Years in Prison For Horrific Box Cutter Attack on Elderly Victim in Concord
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