VICKSBURG, Mich. (WOOD) — A dog died and a century-old building is a total loss after a fire in Vicksburg, fire officials say.

It happened near the intersection of South Main Street and West Washington Street, the South Kalamazoo County Fire Authority said in a Facebook post.

Flames were coming out of a first story home when firefighters responded, the South Kalamazoo County Fire Authority chief told News 8. There were two apartments inside the building that is around a century-old.

A man and a woman were both inside and got out OK, fire officials say.

First responders tried to a resuscitate a dog that was also inside, but the dog died.

  • Firefighters respond to a fire in Vicksburg on April 12, 2022.
  • Firefighters respond to a fire in Vicksburg on April 12, 2022.
  • Firefighters respond to a fire in Vicksburg on April 12, 2022.

The fire chief said the building is a total loss.

Several departments responded to the structure fire. The cause of the fire is not yet known.