Monday 10 December 2012

Home is Total Loss to Fire

Posted at 5:08 AM

On Saturday December 8, 2012 the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call reporting a structure fire at N6979 Grundy Rd in the Town of Birch.

When Deputies arrived a short time later they found smoke and flames coming from a trailer house with a second trailer house being threatened. Firefighters from the Town of Russell Fire Department responded to the fire. They received assistance from the Tomahawk Fire Department who provided a tanker, and the Pine River Fire Department who moved up an engine to the Town of Russell station. The home owner Kenny Gano told Deputies the fire started in a wall and was possibly electrical in nature. He was able to safely evacuate the residence after placing the 911 call.

The structure was a total loss. Gano told Deputies he had no insurance on the home.


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