Structure fire on Skye Road on the Tonawanda reservation
Submitted by Billie Owens on January 22, 2013 - 4:46am
A structure fire is reported next to 218 Skye Road on the Tonawanda Indian Reservation. The location is between Council House Road and the dead end. Alabama Fire Department and Mercy medics are responding and mutual aid is requested from Akron.
UPDATE 3:51 a.m.: House-trailer fire in the woods. Fully involved with propane tanks nearby. All occupants are accounted for.
UPDATE 3:53 a.m.: Indian Falls Fire Department is responding.
UPDATE 3:55 a.m.: Command says all units can back it down. "This thing's just about on the ground."
UPDATE 4:02 a.m.: Akron is asked to get water from a source at Jan's Smoke Shop and to have its tanker proceed into the scene. The family which lived in the trailer has been living at a different residence and no members were in the trailer at the time the fire started.
UPDATE 4:12 a.m.: Pembroke Fire Department is on location.
UPDATE 5:27 a.m.: The fire has been out for awhile and all responders are back in service.