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Nelson: Fire Crews Battle Sunday House Fire On Lobbans Lane in Afton

Photos Courtesy of Jordan Bentz : A firefghter hands off and ax to a fellow firefighter after battling a blaze shortly before noon Sunday - October 26, 2014. [1]

Photos Courtesy of Jordan Bentz : A firefghter hands off an ax to a fellow firefighter after battling a blaze shortly before noon Sunday – October 26, 2014.

Afton
Nelson County, Virginia

Crews from five different fire departments responded to a house fire just before noon Sunday at 89 Lobbans Lane in Afton. Crews with Rockfish Fire, Wintergreen, Faber, Lovingston and Crozet responded to the blaze. When units arrived fire was reported as coming through the roof. “No one was hurt in the fire,” Nelson Emergency Medical Services Director Jaime Miller confirmed.

Firefighters place a ladder on this house at Lobbans Lane Sunday morning while battling a blaze. [2]

Firefighters place a ladder on this house at Lobbans Lane Sunday morning while battling a blaze.

It took crews several hours before crews cleared the scene after putting out the fire.