Firefighters Respond To Three Structure Fires At Same Location
By GREG RAMSDELL, Correspondent | April 18, 2020 | VERMONT
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Photo by Greg RamsdellShed,House and Barn on Fire
Photo by Greg RamsdellShed burnt to the ground
Photo by Greg RamsdellA Highgate Fire Officer on the scene
Photo by Greg RamsdellAn Alburgh tanker on the scene
04-18-2020 At about 11:30am Swanton Fire department responded to the Lord road in Swanton Town for a report of a shed fire.While responding firefighters were notified that the house was on fire.Before firefighters arrived they were updated again the the barn was beginning to catch fire.Mutual aid was called in from Highgate,ST.Albans Town.Alburgh,Georgia Fire Departments and Phillipsburg QC.covered Swantons Fire Station and ST.Albans City Fire Departmen was called in to cover the city and town calls.Missisquoi Valley Rescue stood-by at the scene.there to adults and 2 kids in the house that escaped injuries and there were no other injuries reported.The cause of the fire is being investigated.The shed and the house were a total loss.Firefighters saved the barn.Firefighters also had to deal with grass,brush,tires also burning.
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