Pleasant Street Fire was 3rd Residential Call for Angola Saturday
Sunday Jan 08, 2017 9:02pm
511 West Pleasant Street Angola, IN
By: Sheila McCrea
Angola Fire Crews responded to their third residential fire of the day Saturday to the residence of Derek Miller at 511 W Pleasant Street. Angola Fire Department Public Information Officer TR Hagerty says that first fire units on the scene found light smoke on the first floor.
Hagerty says while investigating, units found heavy smoke and fire in the basement of the residence. Reports indicate that all the fire damage was contained to the area around the water heater.
The cause of the fire was determined as accidental and no injuries were reported. Damages are estimated at $5-thousand dollars.
Assisting at the scene were the Hudson Fire Department, Hamilton Fire Department, Angola City Police, Steuben County EMS, NIPSCO and the Orland Fire Department stood by the Angola Station.
This was the third of three residential fires for Angola Fire Crews on Saturday.