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Early morning fire destroys Jobs Peak home

A chimney fire that spread to the roof of a home in the 400 block of Natures Edge near Fredericksburg near the Douglas County line was contained at 8:15 a.m. Tuesday morning.

The fire was reported by the residents just before 6 a.m., according to East Fork Fire Captain Terry Taylor.

Crews remained on scene to mop up.

The home at that address is 10,000 square feet on 8.2 acres, according to the Douglas County Assessor’s Office.

Units from East Fork Fire Department, Gardnerville, Johnson Lane, Sheridan and Gardnerville Ranchos Volunteer Fire Departments and Tahoe Douglas Fire District responded to the fire.

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The Record Courier Updated May 23, 2014 10:59AM Published Apr 1, 2014 10:05AM Copyright 2014 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.