Family pet dies in Antioch house fire

Apache Trail house fire Antioch

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A house fire in south Nashville killed a woman’s dog and destroyed her kitchen.

The fire happened on Apache Trail in Antioch around 2:30 a.m. Friday morning.

Firefighters told News 2 the 62-year-old homeowner smelled smoke and head a cracking noise.

When she went into the kitchen to check on her coffee pot she noticed it was on fire.

She was able to get out of the home, but she did not have time to get her two dogs out.

A firefighter was able to get one of the animals out in time, but the other one perished in the fire.

The home is not a total loss, but the kitchen did sustain major damage.

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