NWGA Scanner | January 13th, 2022

Walker County Fire Rescue battle house fire in Rock Spring overnight

Walker County Fire Rescue responded to the address at 5724 North Highway 27 near Black Circle in Rock Spring at around 11:25 PM, Walker County 911 reported the caller advised her neighbors house was on fire and that flames was visible. Walker County Fire Rescue arrived on scene a minute after of being paged advising fire heavy showing out the roof. The only occupant in the house was able to get out safely. She was located by a Walker County Sheriff deputy walking down Highway 27 near the scene. She advised authorities she was cold and had started a fire in the living room to stay warm. No injuries were reported during the fire and the house is reported as a complete loss. Highway 27 Northbound lanes were shutdown for several hours while firemen extinguished the house fire.

Power lines disconnecting from the house