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Valdosta Fire Department responds to structure fire on Brookfield Road

Posted at 6:06 PM, Dec 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-25 18:12:11-05

VALDOSTA, Ga. (WTXL) — A Valdosta triplex unit has been damaged after a fire broke out at 358 Brookfield Road on Friday.

According to the Valdosta Fire Department, firefighters received a call from dispatch at 3:29 p.m. on Friday, notifying them of a structure fire at a triplex unit on Brookfield Road.

VFD said the first fire unit arrived within three minutes to find heavy smoke extending from a triplex unit, and crews were able to bring the fire under control quickly.

Two occupants were displaced and one canine was rescued. No injuries were reported.

There were a total of 13 fire personnel on the scene. Valdosta Police Department and South Georgia Medical Center EMS assisted with on-scene operations.

The cause of the fire was determined to be unattended cooking.