Daviess County home destroyed after fire


Masonville Fire Department

DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (WEHT) – A home in Daviess County, Kentucky is destroyed after a fire Friday afternoon.

Around 2 PM, the Masonville Fire Department, Utica Fire Department and the Daviess County Fire Department responded to a fire in the 10000 block of US Highway 231 just before Crane Pond Road.

Due to the location, fire crews had to shuttle water to the scene.

Crews also used foam to smother any remaining fire.

Multiple firefighters experienced heat exhaustion, and 2 firefighters suffered minor injuries.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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(This story was originally published on August 17, 2019)

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