PRESS RELEASE 080416A

ArsonRE:     STRUCTURE FIRE

Twilight Shores Rd

Eatonton GA 31024

        

(Putnam County, Ga., August 4, 2016) – Putnam County firefighters were dispatched to an possible building fire across from 265 Twilight Shores Rd. just after 4:00 am.

On arrival, firefighters found an apparent abandoned doublewide fully engulfed in flames. Fire was extinguished by firefighters. The severe extent of structural damage is described as a “complete loss”. No injuries reported as a result of the fire.

PCFR had 5 apparatus & 11 personnel respond. Assistance was received from Eatonton Fire Dept., Putnam County Sheriff’s Office, Putnam EMS & Tri County EMC.

There was no tri county service connection found at the time of the incident. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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