SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - A house fire broke out around 2:45 a.m. Tuesday near 68th Street and Thomas Road.
Scottsdale fire said the flames started in a back bedroom and spread to the attic.
Four people were displaced, but made it out OK.
An elderly woman with respiratory problems was taken to a hospital as a precaution, but we're told she is OK.
There were also a cat and dog inside the house. The dog did not make it, the cat is OK.
Firefighters said the house was a hoarder house making it difficult to get the fire out.