By CBSBoston.com Staff

FRANKLIN (CBS) – A person and their child escaped a Franklin house fire late Saturday night, but multiple dogs died as a result of the flames.

It happened on Dean Ave. in a 2-family home.

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One person on the first floor escaped with a child. The family on the second floor was not home at the time.

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Fire officials said some dogs died in the fire, but they did not specify how many. No humans were hurt.

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The Franklin fire chief said it appears the fire was accidental, but that is still under investigation.

CBSBoston.com Staff