Pet lost in Rock Island house fire

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Black smoke was reportedly coming from a home west of Saukie Golf Course in Rock Island.

Rock Island firefighters arrived at the home in the 3500 block of 38th Street Monday afternoon, December 29, 2014. Flames were reportedly not showing.

A spokesperson from the Rock Island Fire Department said a passerby in a truck noticed smoke coming from the home and reported the fire.

Nobody was home when the fire ignited, according to the spokesperson, but one pet was lost in the fire.

There were no people reported injured.