Woman and her dog die in Johnston County mobile home fire

UPDATE: ‘My mother’s house is engulfed in flames!’ 911 caller says about deadly Four Oaks fire

FOUR OAKS, N.C. (WNCN) – A woman died in a house fire on Oliver’s Grove Road in Four Oaks early Friday, officials and a neighbor said.

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Firefighters from the Elevation Fire Department responded to the mobile home fire at 5 a.m.

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Fire officials said the mobile home at 650-B Oliver’s Grove Road was fully engulfed when firefighters arrived.

One person was killed in the fire but the victim has not been identified by officials.

A neighbor told CBS North Carolina that a woman in her 60s died in the fire, which happened on her birthday. The woman’s dog also died in the blaze, the neighbor said.

The woman’s family later said told CBS North Carolina that Kay Allen, 65, and her dog Curly Bob died.

Allen’s daughter called 911, a neighbor told CBS North Carolina.

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The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Members of the Benson Fire Department assisted with the call.

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