Hematite Fire Protection District Responds to Georgetown Subdivision for Residential Fire

(Festus) The Hematite Fire Protection District along with other fire departments responded to a residential fire Friday morning in the 1100 block of Edgewood Drive in the Georgetown Subdivision south of Festus.

Hematite fire Battalion Chief John Chartrand provides the details.

Chartrand says both occupants inside the home at the time of the fire were treated on scene by Valley Ambulance District.

The fire is currently under investigation by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department and Missouri State Fire Marshall officials.