Appomattox County firefighters spend hours battling garage fire

Lynchburg & Central Virginia News

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APPOMATTOX COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — Members of multiple Appomattox County fire departments spent hours trying to extinguish a blaze that broke out at a garage early Thursday morning.

According to Concord fire officials, both the Concord Volunteer Fire Department and the Appomattox Volunteer Fire Department were dispatched to a reported structure fire at approximately 2:38 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 9.

The department says an Appomattox County deputy arrived at the scene and found a garage fully-involved in flames.

Units reportedly spent three to four hours working to extinguish the fire, managing to contain it to a single structure.

There are no reports of injuries resulting from this fire.

Members of the Pamplin Volunteer Fire Department, the Appomattox Rescue Squad, and the Appomattox County Sheriff’s Office also assisted at the scene of the fire, officials say.

The cause of the fire is reportedly undetermined at this time.

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