Seven fire departments respond to garage/barn fire

Seven fire departments from two counties responded to a garage/barn fire Friday in the 14000 block of Kimmens Road SW. (PHOTO FROM THE ORRVILLE FIREFIGHTERS ASSOCIATION FACEBOOK PAGE.)
Seven Stark and Wayne county fire departments and the Stark County Sheriff’s Office responded to a garage/barn fire at 6:50 p.m. Friday in the 14000 block of Kimmens Road SW.
No injuries were reported and the cause is under investigation.
The North Lawrence Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched for a reported structure fire, according to an incident report available on the fire department’s Facebook page. Engine 4, Engine 7, Tanker 3, Medic 2 and Safety 1 (C-Shift) took the assignment, the report states.
On arrival, Safety 1 advised of a structure measuring 30-by-80 feet fully involved and on the ground. Safety 1 declared a defensive attack, exposures on the “D” side were protected.
Mutual aid was provided by the Brewster Fire Department, Orrville Firefighters Association, Massillon Fire Fighters Local 251, Erie Valley Fire & Rescue, East Wayne Fire District, Kidron Fire Department and Stark County Sheriff’s Office.
The NLVFD thanked mutual aid companies and dispatchers at CENCOM for assistance.

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