Flomaton Fire Destroys One Home, Damages Another

February 17, 2018

An early morning fire destroyed one home and damaged another in Flomaton.

The fire was reported about 4 a.m. on Cotton Ridge Drive. Flomaton Fire Chief Steve Stanton said firefighters battled the fire for about three hours, due to construction factors like a double ceiling and a metal roof. A home next door was also damaged by the fire.

There were no injuries reported.

The exact cause of the fire is under investigation by the Alabama State Fire Marshal’s Office. Responding agencies included the Flomaton and Friendship fire departments, the Century Station of Escambia Fire Rescue and Escambia County (FL) EMS.

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