House fire in Henderson County

Firefighters suspect a heat pump was to blame for starting an early morning house fire near Robards in Henderson County.

The house is located in the 6700 block of Highway 416.

No one was hurt in the fire.

The family dog was rescued.

Damage was limited to the outside of the home.

The highway department was called in to put salt down on slick spots from water that had frozen on the road.

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