RIO LINDA, CA - A dog was killed in an attic fire at a Rio Linda home Sunday afternoon.
The fire started around 5 p.m. at the home on the 2000 block of E Street.
Crews were able to contain the fire in the attic; unfortunately, the family pet died, the Sacramento Metro Fire Department said.
The cause of the fire is unclear.
No one else was injured in the fire, fire officials said.