House Fire Doused After Quick Response
Damage limited to one room, VFD puts out fire in roughly five minutes
The Big Lake Volunteer Fire Department and Reagan County EMS responded to a house fire call at 10:05 a.m. Monday at 802 Maryland Avenue.
Flames were shooting out of the home’s back bedroom when first responders arrived at the scene.
Eddie Sayles, paramedic with Reagan County EMS, fought the flames from a south facing window as Fire Chief Alan Garner suited up to enter the house.
Garner, supported by Sayles, Troy Goodloe, Lissa Cammack and Cindy Mitchell entered the house through the front door and made his way to the back bedroom.