By CBS13 Staff

FOLSOM (CBS13) – A dog was rescued by firefighters battling a house fire in Folsom on Thursday.

(credit: Folsom Fire Department)

According to the Folsom Fire Department, the scene was along Mountain View Drive.

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The top floor of the home was nearly engulfed in flames. The fire was reported at around 3 p.m. and knocked down shortly before 3:30 p.m., according to officials.

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Folsom firefighters say the residents were not home at the time.

The dog (left) reportedly was given oxygen treatment and reunited with its owners.

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The cause of the fire remains under investigation.