Fire Destroys Pickup Truck, Camper On Jacks Branch

December 17, 2013

There were no injuries when fire destroyed pickup truck and pop-up camper Monday night near Molino.

The pickup and camper caught fire on Jacks Branch Road, just north of Schifko Road about 7:15 p.m.. The driver of the truck was able to escape without injury.

The Molino Station of Escambia Fire Rescue responded to the blaze, which shut down Jacks Branch Road for about an hour. The exact cause the fire was not immediately known.

Pictured: Fire destroyed a pickup truck and pop-up camper Monday night on Jacks Branch Road. photos by Kristi Smith, click to enlarge.


8 Responses to “Fire Destroys Pickup Truck, Camper On Jacks Branch”

  1. April Gibson on December 18th, 2013 3:50 pm

    Wow, the lights were still on while the rest was an inferno! Barry, I’m so glad God protected you (and the antlers)

  2. barry g on December 17th, 2013 8:22 pm

    Thanks everyone. I’ve got some great friends and family. Also thanks to the first responders for doing what they do.

  3. Possum Pitts on December 17th, 2013 6:09 pm

    So glad my buddy is okay!!

  4. rusty on December 17th, 2013 5:03 pm

    Glad to see you were OK and save that 8 point

  5. Ed & Ida McClure on December 17th, 2013 11:16 am

    we are thankful you made it out safe.

  6. Kevin Vickrey on December 17th, 2013 7:28 am

    Barry, I am thankful your alright!

  7. Dorreen Allen on December 17th, 2013 6:10 am

    We are thankful that you escaped unharmed, Barry. Possessions are replaceable, family members aren’t.

  8. Cantonment Neighbor on December 17th, 2013 5:22 am

    Glad to read no one was hurt. Thank you Goes out to our first responders!

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