Cooking activity brings firefighters

From Local Sources

JASPER — Cooking activity was found to be behind a callout this morning to a Jasper apartment complex.

The 5:33 a.m. report of smoke coming from an apartment sent the Jasper Volunteer Fire Department to 675 Giesler Road.

Food had been left cooking on a stove but there was no damage, according to Fire Chief Kenny Hochgesang.

Two trucks and 18 firefighters were on the scene 15 minutes.

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