by: Scott McCaulley
Firefighters from the Southern Stone County Fire Protection District makes short work on a pair of structure fires according to releases from the District’s Facebook Page.
A fire to a detached garage in the Kimberling City area was put down in around 20 minutes on Friday morning around 10:30 in Tightwad Estates near Joe Bald Park.
Meanwhile, a report of problems with a fireplace at a residence on Carpe Diem Lane send firefighters to the scene around 6:15 Saturday evening. Firefighters put out some hot spots on the ceiling while Mercy EMS did evaluate one person at the scene. Units started clearing the scene around a half hour after arriving to the residence.