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Wintergreen Fire Responds To House Fire Saturday Morning

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Photo courtesy of Wintergreen Fire & Rescue : A firefighter scales the roof of a home on Devil’s Bend off of Wintergreen Drive early Saturday morning – October 14, 2017. The home was fully ablaze on their arrival.

Wintergreen
Nelson County, Virginia
By Tommy Stafford

A faulty fireplace most likely caused a morning house fire on Devil’s Bend at Wintergreen Saturday morning. WFD [2] Chief Curtis Sheets speculates that was the cause. “It was occupied, but no injuries,” Chief Sheets tells BRL.

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To see additional photos from Saturday’s fire, click on the WFD FB post above.

Though the home received significant damage around the chimney area, Chief Sheets said it was mostly likely salvageable.