January 18, 2019 06:45 AM
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) -- A family was forced out into the cold after their home caught fire early Friday morning.
It happened at a duplex on Emerson Street in Rochester around 3:30 a.m.
The fire started in the back of one of the units. Firefighters say the people inside tried to put it out with a garden hose, but the flames were too big.
One adult and three children were able to make it out safely. Firefighters rescued the family's dogs.
The home has minor damage. A cause is still under investigation.
Created: January 18, 2019 06:45 AM
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