Fire Heavily Damages House In Red Bank

Sunday, January 6, 2013

Fire heavily damaged a Red Bank home on Sunday night.

At 6:30 p.m., a neighbor called 911 reporting a house fire at Crestview Drive. The Red Bank Fire Department responded and arrived on the scene within minutes reporting flames showing through the roof.

Firefighters conducted an immediate search inside the house and confirmed no one was inside. Other firefighters conducted an interior attack to the fire located in the attic and roofline.

The Red Bank Fire Department requested a Mutual Aid response for the Dallas Bay Volunteer Fire Department and Walden's Ridge Emergency Services to assist them.



Red Bank Fire Investigators reported the fire started in the attic, but how the fire started is under investigation by the Red Bank Fire Department.

No injuries were reported. Extensive damage to the attic and roofline and heavy water, heat and smoke damage to the interior of the home. Damages are listed at least $50,000.

The owner of the home is unknown at this time.



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