Phoenix family, pets saved after alert neighbor reports firePosted: Updated:
PHOENIX -- An alert neighbor is being credited with saving the lives of a family and their pets.
Just before 3 a.m. Wednesday, Phoenix firefighters were called out to a house fire near 24th Avenue and Carefree Highway.
The fire may have started inside a car in the driveway and then spread to the home.
A neighbor called 911 right away and also woke the family up before firefighters arrived.
A number of pets were rescued and nobody was hurt.
According to the Phoenix Fire Department, the damage was limited.