HOME NEAR THRASHER DAMAGED IN FIRE

CATEGORY: Fires

AUTHOR: STAFF

HOME NEAR THRASHER DAMAGED IN FIRE

THRASHER – A Prentiss County home received extensive damage from a fire that occurred last weekend near the Thrasher community.

The fire was reported about 10:30 p.m. Saturday on County Road 1195 in the Tuscombia-New Candler Fire District.

Danny Phillips, chief of the Thrasher Fire Department, said it took firefighters about an hour and a half to battle the blaze at the log-cabin-style home. Phillips’ department assisted firefighters from the Tuscombia-New Candler Fire Department.

No one was injured in the fire. A cause had not been determined. The fire was reported during a fierce lightening storm that struck the area.

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