Firefighters arrive at the scene of a house fire early Friday morning in the 2300 block of Meadow Lane in the Mendenhall Valley. They home was completely destroyed by the fire, according to Capital City Fire and Rescue. "It was a total loss," Capt. Chad Cameron said. Everyone inside escaped quickly without injury, but one dog required rescue, authorities said. Cameron estimated the loss to be about $255,000. The cause of the fire is under investigation, he said.