- Fairbury News staff
Crews respond to attic fire
Firemen make their way around a house south of Fairbury Saturday.
No one was injured Saturday afternoon after a fire at a home south of Fairbury.
Firefighters were called at 2:23 p.m. to the residence at 3894 North 2100 East Road and Fairbury assistant fire chief Josh Hoselton said the fire was contained to the attic. The cause is unknown and is under investigation.
Hoselton reported the homeowner was there at the time and no damage amount is known.
Fire departments responded from Fairbury, Forrest, Strawn, Pontiac, Colfax, Lexington, Cropsey and Chenoa along with personnel from SELCAS. Crews cleared the scene around 5 p.m.
Emergency vehicles are parked along the road Saturday afternoon in rural Fairbury.