FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – A family’s home burned Friday night in Fort Lauderdale, but a cat inside was able to be rescued.
The fire happened around 10 p.m. at 547 Northeast 16 Avenue.READ MORE: Man Sought In NW Miami-Dade Machete Attack
Fire could be seen coming from the roof of the home according to firefighters.
During the response, a propane tank exploded sending flames shooting into the sky.READ MORE: Pembroke Pines Police Officers Take Oath To 'Serve And Protect' To Next Level With Moving Gesture
A bedroom and a rear covered porch were heavily damaged during the fire.
The cat that was inside the home was taken to a veterinarian and treated for smoke inhalation.
The family members were not at home at the time of the fire and no other injuries were reported.MORE NEWS: 2 Diners Injured In Partial Deck Collapse At Fort Lauderdale Waterfront Eatery
Firefighters do not have a cause of the fire.