Pendleton firefighters rescue cat from burning home

Pendleton Fire
PC: Pendleton Professional Firefighters Local 2296

PENDLETON, Ore. – Firefighters in Pendleton rushed into action early Wednesday morning to put out a fire at a residence, and they made a rescue in the process.

According to Pendleton Professional Firefighters Local 2296, the fire broke out at a structure on South Hill at SW 7th St & SW Hailey Ave.

There were no injuries and no people were home at the time of the fire, but firefighters were able to rescue a cat from the scene.

KAPP-KVEW reached out to firefighters who tell us the cause is likely electrical.