Heavy Fire Damage Friday Night To Northwoods Home

Dec 10, 2011 at 12:34 pm by bryan


A home in the Northwoods subdivision suffered heavy damage with a fire around 8:45 Friday night (12/9/2011). Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue Public Information Officer Allen Swader told WGNS News that the first unit was  at 2231 Tanglewood Trail in less than 3-minutes. 

Assistant Chief Swader said, "A couple had logs blazing in their fireplace when creosote in the chimney apparently ignited the attic." He described the home as having "major strucdtural damage". 

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Units from the Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue ladder company number 6 on Memorial Boulevard, beside SportsCom responded; along with ladder 6 on Pitts Lane; Engine Company 4 on Jones Boulevard; and Rescue 8 from Pitts Lane. 

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