Tuscaloosa Fire Rescue responded to a house fire Wednesday afternoon, and while there were no injuries from the blaze, a critical rescue did take place.

At around 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Engines 1, 5, 8, Truck 31, Battalion 1 and Rescue 21 fought a structure fire at 2623 11th Street near downtown Tuscaloosa.

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The cause of the blaze is unknown at this time.

A post on the station's Facebook page indicated that there were no injuries. Firefighters did, however, rescue a puppy that was trapped inside the residence.

This story is still developing, as authorities are investigating the cause of the fire.

The Tuscaloosa Thread will provide more updates on this case as information becomes available.

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