SHADYSIDE, Ohio (WTRF) – A scary scene in Shadyside as crews battled a house fire Thursday morning.

Fire departments from Bellaire and Shadyside fought the flames on Lincoln Avenue.

Luckily, the people who lived in the home were not in the house at the time.

However, two dogs and a cat died in the fire. There were no other reports of injuries.

Neighbors say the house and its wiring are very old.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.