HOWARD COUNTY — A Howard County family has been displaced after a house fire that started around 4:00p.m. on Saturday.
The home was severely damaged as fire crews tried to control the flames.
For a short while, one of the family dogs was missing but later found in the flames under a bed.
Officials have not yet released the cause of the fire. There are no injuries reported.
The home of the five family members including a 3 year-old child and two dogs has been declared as unsafe by fire officials.
Howard County Fire says the Red Cross came to the scene to assist the family.