MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A South Florida family has been displaced after a fire broke out in their home.READ MORE: Lauderhill PD Investigating Deadly Shooting
Authorities responded to the second alarm fire just before 3:30 a.m. Sunday morning.
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue units arrived on scene to find heavy smoke and fire coming from the home.
They quickly worked to gain entry into the home and began to fight the blaze.READ MORE: Citizens Insurance Nears 600,000 Policies
It took units over an hour to get the fire under control.
Four occupants that were inside the home at the time of the fire were able to evacuate safely.
One person was treated on the scene for smoke inhalation.
There were two dogs inside the home at the time of the fire, but one did not survive.MORE NEWS: Florida Lawmakers Won't 'Mess With Bingo'
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.