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Fire units reponding to report of Ranchos fire

Staff Reports

Fire units are responding to a report of a structure fire on Dresslerville Road in the Gardnerville Ranchos.

A passer-by reported seeing flames coming out of the chimney and a man on the roof with a hose at about 5:37 p.m.

The home is located between Mitch and Wagonwheel.

The homeowner had the fire knocked down, according to reports from personnel at the scene. Units from the Gardnerville Ranchos and Ruhenstroth responded to the report.

The fire was isolated to the flue box and does not appear to have extended to the rest of the roof.