Dog, cat killed in Boise mobile home fire that displaced 7

Boise Fire Department on Sunday responded to a mobile home fire at Irving Lane that killed two pets and displaced a family of 7, according to Boise Fire Department spokeswoman Tammy Barry.

The fire at 11307 W. Irving Lane was reported around 2:30 p.m., according to BFD tweets. Three adults and four children were displaced by the fire, and the Boise burnout fund is assisting the family, who also lost a cat and a dog in the blaze. The family is also looking for a third pet that was unaccounted for. Barry said they didn’t specifiy whether it was a cat or dog.

Barry said crews were able to knock the blaze down quickly, but the home is uninhabitable.

The cause of the fire was not immediately known, though Barry said BFD is investigating.

Nicole Blanchard: 208-377-6410, @NMBlanchard