3 adults safe after fire hits NE Portland house

Everyone was able to get out of the house but a dog may still be inside

Portland and Gresham fire crews knocked down a house fire on NE Couch and NE 156th
Portland and Gresham fire crews knocked down a house fire on NE Couch and NE 156th

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Portland Fire and Rescue and Gresham Fire crews knocked down a house fire on on NE Couch and NE 156th Tuesday evening.

Portland and Gresham fire crews knocked down a house fire on NE Couch and NE 156th
Portland and Gresham fire crews knocked down a house fire on NE Couch and NE 156th

According to Portland Fire, neighbors reported seeing heavy smoke coming from the house from more than 10 blocks away. Dozens of firefighters arrived to find a heavily involved fire and started aggressively fighting.

Three adults were displaced by the fire but are getting help from the American Red Cross. A cat was rescued and the fire department said a dog may have still been inside the house.

Firefighters will be working on extinguishing hot spots throughout the evening.