"We are seeing more and more fires across our region. The grass is extremely dry."
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All occupants were able to safely evacuate although a pet cat was unaccounted for.
Firefighters arrived to see vehicles parked outside but no one outside, so they launched "an aggressive search" inside the burning structure.
Over 500 PSE customer addresses were impacted by the outage which reportedly began about 1:15pm.
The building was under construction at the time of the fire.
1 occupant and a dog were able to safely get out.
The occupants reported they did not hear anything unusual but saw smoke and immediately got out of the house.
Upon arriving at the crash scene, first responders found a sheared off power pole and a vehicle upside down against a barn.
A dog trapped in the burning room was found growling at firefighters from behind a sofa.