Lawrence County Fire & Rescue Tennessee

For Immediate Release

Subject: Structure Fire

At approximately 4:00pm this afternoon members of Lawrence County Fire Rescue along with mutual aid units from Lawrenceburg Fire Department responded to a residential structure fire in the Gandy Fire Protection District. First arriving units found heavy fire conditions.

An aggressive interior attack after a quick reset stopped the progress of the fire. Members remain on the scene. One firefighter sustained minor burn injuries through his protective turn out gear while working to extinguish the fire.

Box 50 is on the scene providing fire rehab. The LCFR Fire Investigation team is on the scene working to determine the cause and origin of the fire. The first responding units noted that smoke alarms inside the home were sounding upon their arrival.