Clark County Fire Department

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- One person and one dog died following a fire Tuesday morning in the east Las Vegas Valley.

About 7:19 a.m., the Clark County Fire Department, in partnership with Las Vegas Fire and Rescue, responded to a high-level structure fire at 1401 Betty Lane. Multiple crews responded to the scene and discovered one person and one dog had died, CCFD Deputy Fire Chief Jonathan Wiercinski said in a release.

The fire was knocked down about 7:35 a.m.

The cause remains under investigation. An estimate of damages was not given Tuesday morning.

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