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OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma City fire crews rushed to the scene of a house fire shortly before 4 p.m. Monday afternoon.

Firefighters were called to a home in the area of Britton Rd. and MacArthur Blvd. around 3:50 p.m.

Authorities immediately began ventilating the home and were able to get the blaze under control in a matter of minutes.

It does not appear that anyone was inside the home at the time of the fire.britton fire2

However, one pet was found inside the house.

Fire crews immediately began trying to resuscitate the animal.

At this time, we do not have an update on the pet’s condition.

No word on the extent of the damage done to the inside of the home.