SULLIVAN COUNTY, TN (WJHL)- One dog was killed in a house fire Sunday afternoon in Sullivan County. 

Firefighters with the Sullivan County Volunteer Fire Department said they were called to a home on the 500 block of Buncombe Road in Blountville just after 3:30p.m. Sunday.

Firefighters spent around three hours working to put the fire out. 

The home is considered a total loss. 

We’re told the cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Firefighters said the Red Cross was called in to assist.