Fire destroys Leander home, kills two pets

(Photo: CBS Austin)

Two pets died in a house fire Friday morning in Leander.

The Leander Fire Department responded to the incident at around 8:00 a.m. at the 1200 block of Live Oak Road.

Officials said that when firefighter arrived on scene, the structure was fully engulfed in flames.

Two pet parakeets died. No other injuries reported.

The house was deemed a total loss.

Although nothing suspicious has been reported, officials continue investigating.

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