Early morning blaze displaces family
Emergency officials responded to an early morning blaze that displaced several occupants.
At 3:47 a.m. Friday, April 4, firefighters from the Susanville Fire Department, Susan River Fire Protection District and Cal Fire responded to a structure fire on South Fairfield Avenue, according to a press release from the department.
According to the release, when the first engine arrived at the residence, the garage was fully engulfed in flames and the fire had moved to the adjacent single story home. The family of six staying at the residence was able to safely exit the building uninjured before emergency responders arrived: However, due to damage they were displaced and received aid from the American Red Cross, according to Susanville Fire Captain Mark Ward.