LEHIGHTON — Four people are without a home and a dog is dead after flames tore through a home Tuesday night in Carbon County.
The fire started at a double block home on Ochre Street in Lehighton around 9 p.m.
Fire crews said flames were so intense it melted siding off of a home next door. Crews were able to extinguish the blaze, but not before the fire killed a dog trapped inside.
No one was hurt. A total of four people living in either side of the double block are staying elsewhere.
The fire is under investigation.