Saline Valley Fire Protection District Responds to Residential First Alarm Fire in Imperial

(Imperial) The Saline Valley Fire Protection District responded to a first alarm residential fire Thursday afternoon in the 4800 block of Dogwood Lane in Imperial.

Fire Protection District Chief Bob Dunn says crews pulled up to the scene almost a quarter after 1 that afternoon.

Dunn adds three adults live at the residence but only one was home at the time of the fire, which they and a few dogs were able to make it out safe. The Redcross is providing assistance to the family.The fire is under investigation by the Missouri State Fire Marshal’s Office and the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.