CANYON LAKE, Texas — Two people and an animal died in a house fire early Monday morning in Canyon Lake, according to the Comal County Emergency Services District Number 3.
According to a post on their Facebook page, the fire was reported around 4:15 a.m. Monday at a mobile home located in the 300 block of Dreamland Drive.
Six fire units responded to the scene where flames engulfed the single-wide mobile home. Firefighters were able to pull one person from the home and get him transported to CHRISTUS Santa Rosa New Braunfels Hospital. Medical efforts weren't enough as he was pronounced dead at 5:08 a.m.
After extinguishing the fire, crews searched the home and found a deceased person with severe burns. Firefighters also recovered a family pet that didn't survive the blaze.
The two victims have not been identified at this time.
It's unclear at this time what started the fire. The investigation is ongoing by the Comal County Fire Marshal's Office and the Comal County Sheriff's Office.