Published: Sep 06, 2012 12:28 PM EDT
Updated: Sep 06, 2012 1:19 PM EDT

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A home at 9040 Frank Rd. in San Carlos Park was left inhabitable after a a fire that started in the back room of a duplex Thursday morning.

A dog that was inside at the time was saved.

The fire was contained to the backroom, but the building sustained smoke damage.