Firefighters were called to reports of a house fire in Curie Close, Rugby at 03.27 hours today, 27th. Three appliances attended and confirmed that a two storey house was alight. Two occupants were taken to hospital suffering smoke inhalation and fire crews rescued a dog from inside the property. The Red Cross Fire Emergency Support Service attended the incident which is believed to have been started by lit candles. Crews remained in attendance for approximately ninety minutes.