Maple St. House Fire

August 11, 2018

At approximately 09:15 am today, the Pembroke Fire Department was dispatched to a report of a house fire in the 300 block of Maple Ave.  The occupants of the home reported the fire.

Upon arrival, firefighters found smoke issuing from the upstairs windows of a large two story single-family dwelling. Firefighters made entry into the building and did an aggressive interior attack on a room and contents fire. The fire was under control very quickly with minimal damage to the home.

All occupants of the home self-evacuated.  The fire was contained to a single room with smoke and water damage extending beyond the room of origin.

2 apparatus and approximately 9 firefighters attended at the scene.

 

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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