RIO LINDA, CA - A Rio Linda family is dealing with the loss of their home and cat after a fire Friday morning.

The residents and their dogs escaped from the home on the 6200 block of 22nd Street, according to the Sacramento Metro Fire District.

The flames knocked down a nearby power line, adding to the danger.

Sac Metro said it had a crew nearby so was able to respond quickly.

The cause of the fire was under investigation.

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