Afternoon Fire Damages Leeds Home

Shortly before 2:30 this afternoon a passerby noticed smoke coming from the home in the 4400 block of Van Buren Street.

A neighbor called 9-1-1.

Firefighters say heavy smoke and fire were visible when they arrived at the two-story home.

The family that lived there wasn't home at the time.

But a dog was rescued from the house.

So far, the cause of the fire isn't known.