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Fire kills two dogs in Sunday night fire

DESOTO CITY - Two dogs died Sunday night in a mobile home in DeSoto City, fire officials said.

The owners of the mobile home at the corner of Baxter Avenue and DeSoto Road went out to help a friend, but realized they had forgotten something, DeSoto City Fire Chief Ben Debree said.

When they returned to the mobile home, they found it on fire, Debree said.

The cause of the fire was electrical, Debree said. The fire destroyed the single-wide mobile home, he added.