Skip to main content
You have permission to edit this article.
Edit
Overton, Lexington fire departments fight house fire in Overton
featured

Overton, Lexington fire departments fight house fire in Overton

  • Updated
  • 0
{{featured_button_text}}

OVERTON — Both the Overton and Lexington fire departments fought a house fire in Overton during the afternoon of Monday, Oct. 25.

At 1:12 p.m., the Lexington Volunteer Fire Department was paged to provide interior firefighters for mutual aid for the house fire.

Support Local Journalism

Your subscription makes our reporting possible.
{{featured_button_text}}

When Lexington firefighters arrived on scene, the fire appeared to be still burning under the roof, with gray smoke filtering out of the structure.

Firefighters got on the roof to get water to the areas that were still burning. No one appeared to be injured; Overton’s ambulance was still on scene during the fire.

The departments were assisted on scene by the Dawson County Sheriff’s Office, Black Hills Energy and Dawson Public Power District.

Correction: A section was removed regarding the homeowner being contacted prior to the fire at 12:09 p.m.

Be the first to know

* I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy.

Related to this story

Most Popular

Recommended for you

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.

Topics