UPDATE: Family dog perishes in Virginia Beach house fire

Posted at 1:05 PM, Mar 24, 2014
and last updated 2014-03-24 14:31:55-04

Virginia Beach, Va. – A family dog has perished in a house fire near Battle Creek Court and Ann Arbor Lane, officials tell NewsChannel 3.

Crews arrived on scene at 12:21 p.m. Monday afternoon. They say it could have started in the kitchen.

No one was home at the time.

Significant damage has been done to the first and second floors.

Officials are still investigating the cause of the fire.

No other injuries have been reported.

Stay with NewsChannel 3 for updates.

Video courtesy of neighbor, Beth Schneider.