Christmas afternoon fire in Edwards destroys garage, pickup truck
Photo submitted by Joe Lacks of Edwards Volunteer Fire Department
Updated at 2:45 p.m. to correct affiliation of Joe Lacks, who submitted photo on behalf of Edwards Volunteer Fire Department, not as a fire investigator. NorthCountryNow.com regrets the error.
The fire brought in firefighters from Edwards, Gouverneur, Hermon and Russell to the Talcville Road at about 5 p.m. They found the garage with a pickup truck inside fully involved with fire, according to Joe Lacks of the Edwards Volunteer Fire Deaprtment.
The house was only ten feet away from the blazing garage, but firefighters limited the damage to the house to the exterior.
Minor damage occurred at a neighbor’s house with exterior heat damage.
No injuries were reported.
The names of the residents or owner were not immediately available.