Dozens of cats dead following house fire in Alamo

Authorities are investigating a fire that claimed the lives of dozens of cats at a home in Alamo.

It all happened at a home off South Alamo Road and Trinity Street on Monday.

Alamo firefighters were called to the scene where they confirm 20 to 30 cats died in the fire.

Investigators believe the fire started in the home TMs kitchen but are not sure what caused the blaze.

An elderly couple living at the home has not been cited for the number of cats.