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Four Fire Departments Respond to Farmington Township Blaze
(Photos courtesy Stacey Lynn Canavan)
Clarion County 9-1-1 received a call about the fire at a residence on Tylersburg Road in Farmington Township near the intersection of State Route 36 and Tylersburg Road at 12:05 a.m. Wednesday, July 11.
Farmington Township Volunteer Fire Company, Washington Township Volunteer Fire Department, Marienville Volunteer Fire Company, and Shippenville-Elk Township Volunteer Fire Department were dispatched along with Clarion Hospital EMS and Marienville-based State Police.
Chief Matt Heasley of the Farmington Township Volunteer Fire Company said no one was at home when the blaze broke out and no injuries were reported as a result of the fire.
Chief Heasly said the interior of the structure sustained serious damage.
“It was pretty much gutted,” he said.
Representatives of the American Red Cross were in contact with the resident of the property today.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation, according to Chief Heasley.
The scene was cleared at 3:50 a.m.
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