Irondequoit, N.Y. - A husband and wife are safe after escaping from their burning house in the Sea Breeze area Monday night.
Firefighters say flames were already shooting from the house when they arrived shortly before 6 p.m.
The fire started in a back bedroom.
Investigators say a space heater may be to blame.
One person was taken to the hospital. Three dogs died in the fire.
The house is a total loss.