House Fire in Williamsburg Thursday Leaves two Homeless
January 30, 2020
A mid-morning fire in Williamsburg on Thursday, Jan. 23, left one couple homeless and claimed the lives of two pets.
Williamsburg Volunteer Fire Department Chief Ted Hyle said the alarm came in around 10:20 a.m. for a fire at 809 W. Second St. Crews from Roaring Spring, Hollidaysburg, Martinsburg, Geeseytown and Bellwood assisted Williamsburg. Alexandria manned the Williamsburg station on stand-by.
Hyle said they had the fire under control in about 90 minutes but that the home appears to be a total loss. An investigation into the cause of the blaze is underway, but Hyle said it appears to h...