|Published:||Jun 06, 2013 3:51 PM EDT|
|Updated:||Jun 06, 2013 4:33 PM EDT|
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Firefighters rescued a man and a dog from a burning building, located at 2525 Royal Palm Ave. No one was injured.
Firefighters used a ladder to rescue the man from a window on the side of the building. The dog was rescued from the second floor of the complex.
Heavy flames were seen coming from the first floor unit, that moved upstairs. Crews were able to control the fire within 20 minutes.
Officials do not believe anyone was home at the time in the unit that initially caught fire. The damage was primarily contained to two units, but smoke damaged other units in the building.