Last Updated on March 4, 2022 3:39 pm
Boone Fire Department responded to a working structure fire on March 3rd at 12:48pm in Downtown Boone.
Fire Chief Isaacs arrived within 3 minutes of dispatch and advised a working structure fire in a single-family residence. Fire was showing from a “Delta” side window and advancing through the house to the front porch.
Engine 8 out of Fire Station 1 arrived shortly after and started a transitional attack by hitting the fire from the “Delta” side window and then advancing the hose line through the front door.
The fire consumed the kitchen, living room, and a back bedroom of the house.
Boone Fire Investigators completed the fire investigation and found that the fire was started due to smoking.
Engine 8, Engine 6, Engine 4, Tanker 1, Car 21, Car 22, Car 2, Car 4, and numerous Off Duty Firefighters.