MIMS, Fla. -

Neighbors rescued three dogs from a burning home late Wednesday in Brevard County.

The blaze broke out at a home in the 1900 block of Palomino Drive in Mims, near U.S. 1 and Parrish Road.

According to officials, the family wasn't home when the fire started, and neighbors managed to get inside and save their pets.

Firefighters extinguished the blaze, and the state fire marshal is investigating the cause of the fire.