A family’s pet bird was killed in a mobile home fire in Gaston County Sunday morning.
The fire occurred around 3 a.m. at a mobile home in the 5600 block of Union Road in Gastonia. Flames and smoke were visible from the mobile home.
According to the Gastonia Fire Department, a family dog escaped the fire.
No humans were injured. The home was destroyed, firefighters said.
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The American Red Cross was not called in because the homeowners had another place to stay.
Crews have not said what caused the fire.