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LAWRENCEBURG FIREFIGHTERS SAVE RESIDENT FROM BURNING HOME


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FIRE CLAIMS WEST LAWRENCE COUNTY HOME


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LAWRENCEBURG FIREFIGHTERS SAVE RESIDENT FROM BURNING HOME

A FIRE WITH INJURY OCCURRED WEDNESDAY. ACCORDING TO A PRESS RELEASE FROM THE LAWRENCEBURG FIRE DEPARTMENT, FIREFIGHTERS RESPONDED TO A STRUCTURE FIRE ON WEST TAYLOR STREET. UPON ARRIVAL ,THEY FOUND AN ELDERLY WOMAN TRAPPED ON A SECOND FLOOR BALCONY. THE FIREFIGHTERS SUCCESSFULLY RESCUED THE OCCUPANT AND QUICKLY BROUGHT THE FIRE UNDER CONTROL. THE VICTIM WAS AIRLIFTED TO A NASHVILLE HOSPITAL FOR EVALUATION AND TREATMENT. ONE FIREFIGHTER SUSTAINED A SLIGHT LEG INJURY DURING THE RESCUE EFFORTS AND WAS TREATED ON THE SCENE BY THE LAWRENCE COUNTY E-M-S AND RELEASED.  THE REPORT ALSO REVEALED THAT THE CAUSE OF THE FIRE APPEARED TO BE ACCIDENTAL, BUT FURTHER INVESTIGATION WOULD BE CONDUCTED.