A Beloit family is without a home Saturday night after fire damages the home they were renting.
Fire broke out just before 8 p.m. Saturday night at the home at 1669 Sheridan Avenue in Beloit. All four family members escaped without injury. Firefighters rescued a dog and three cats from the burning home.
Damage is estimated at $40,000. The cause is under investigation. The family did not have renter's insurance, but are being assisted by the Red Cross and neighbors.