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  • Writer's pictureBill Raines

Firefighters respond to garage fire on Salem Road Sunday morning

HELTONVILLE - FEBRUARY 25, 2024 - Firefighters from multiple fire departments responded to a garage fire early Sunday morning.

Photo: Firefighters from Pleasant Run Township, Shawswick and Owen Township Jackson County) responded to a garage fire Sunday morning on Salem Road

A 911 call from a neighbor reported the fire in the 100 block of Salem Road at 5:30 am Sunday morning after hearing explosions coming from the garage.

The occupants at the residence was unaware of the fire that was next to their residence just a few 100 feet.

Firefighters from Pleasant Run Township and deputies from the Lawrence County Sheriff's Department knocked on the door several times to awake them.

Firefighters arrived to find the garage fully involved.

The residence did not suffer any damage. No injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is not known at this time.

Pleasant Run Township, and Shawswick Township Volunteer Fire Department from Lawrence County and Owen Township from Jackson County, Lawrence County Sheriff's Department and IU Lifeline Ambulance Service responded to the scene.

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