Polk County Enterprise - Local News
Stories Added - August 2008
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LVFD battles blaze at Colita home Saturday evening
Polk County Enterprise - August 2008
LIVINGSTON — Nineteen fi refi ghters arrived at a Colita Street residence at about 6:30 p.m. Saturday to fi nd the front porch area of the home fully engulfed in fl ames and one family member struggling to beat back the fi re with a garden hose. Fire Chief Corky Cochran said the cause of the fi re is under investigation by Livingston Fire Marshal Mark Taylor but the cause is likely electrical. The fi re started in the front porch area of the residence next to the electrical circuit. No one was injured in the fi re, Cochran said. “Everyone was out safely when fi refi ghters arrived,” Cochran said. “It took just a few minutes to knock the fi re down at the R.C. Adair residence.