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Video: N.Y. state troopers assist with fire hoses after rescuing dog from burning home

Troopers manned a hoseline to fight a well-advanced house fire

By Bill Carey

LOCKPORT, N.Y. — A Facebook video posted by the New York State Police showed troopers in Lockport taking a hoseline to fight a house fire on April 7.

The video shows three troopers picking up a hoseline trying to keep the fire from doing additional damage to a nearby house.

The Union-Sun & Journal reported that the troopers had broken down a door to rescue a dog from the house.

Details on what started the fire were not reported.