Firefighters respond to Addison Drive house fire

Jackson Township Division of Fire firefighter/paramedics were dispatch at 3:45 a.m. Aug. 21, 2014 on a shed fire at the 2800 block of Addison Drive. Upon arrival, firefighters found a fully involved fire near the carport area of an approximate 1,000 square-foot house. No one was injured, and the situation was contained by 4:21 a.m.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

“This lets us know that fires do occurs and how important it is to have a fire escape plan and working smoke detectors,” said Jackson Township Fire Division Chief Rick Dawson. “We never know when they are going to happen.”


Pictured (from left) in the foreground are firefighter Troy Coffey, fire investigator Indol Moore and Fire Chief Rick Dawson.