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News Release
Crews extinguish house fire near Roseburg Saturday afternoon - 07/25/20

At about 4:00 p.m., firefighters with Douglas County Fire District No. 2 responded to 440 Shakemill Road for a reported house on fire.  Several callers to 911 reported smoke and fire visible.  Crews arrived to find a double-wide manufactured home with fire and smoke showing. 

All occupants had escaped to safety prior to the firefighter’s arrival.  The initial crews made an aggressive interior attack and quickly extinguished the fire that had started to spread to the attic of home. 

The fire appeared to have started on the front porch of the home near a small table.  The Fire District responded to the incident with 14 firefighters including three fire engines, a water tender, an ambulance, and a command vehicle.  One resident was treated on scene for minor smoke inhalation.

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