EVESHAM TWP., N.J. (WPVI) --An alert neighbor is being credited with helping firefighters contain a Burlington County townhouse fire.
Action News is told the woman called firefighters from the unit block of Queen Anne Court just before 1:30 a.m. Sunday.
The burning home belonged to a family who is out of town for the weekend.
Their pet dog, unfortunately, did not make it out in time.
The fast-moving fire caused smoke and damage to adjoining townhomes.
Police were able to safely evacuate those residents.
A cause has not been determined.