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Gates home gutted by fire

Gates home gutted by fire
Posted August 13th, 2014 @ 6:23pm by Bud Lowell


The Red Cross is assisting four people with housing after their home in Gates was destroyed by fire this afternoon.


Firefighters in Gates say the two-story house on Queensland Drive will probably have to be demolished. The cause is undetermined, but officials say the amount of fire is unusual; the house was fully engulfed within 5 minutes of the fire call. The second story collapsed


The Gates fire chief says two adults were home, smelled smoke and came downstairs to find their living room on fire. They ran next door to call 911. The house was fully engulfed by flames when firefighters arrived less than five minutes later.



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