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Manistee Co. Fire Damages House Interior

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A Manistee County home was gutted by a fire overnight.

The fire happened on Fisk road near US-31 in Manistee Township Sunday evening.

According to the Manistee Twp. Fire Department, a passerby saw flames and called 911. The homeowner was not there when it started, but returned a short time later.
 
Fire officials say the homeowner was able to save her dogs, but several cats were killed in the fire.
 
Parts of the structure is still standing, but the inside is heavily damaged.
The home is considered a total loss.
There is a car parked outside, but only has minor damage from the fire. 

The cause of the fire remains unclear.