Firefighters respond to flue fire

From Local Sources

HUNTINGBURG — Units of the Huntingburg Volunteer Fire Department responded to the report of a possible structure fire Thursday evening.

An across-the-street neighbor in the 400 block of East Second Street notified authorities of the potential problem at 7:27 p.m.

Fire Chief Scott Patberg said firefighters determined the report pertained to a flue fire at the Gary and Susan Stetter residence at 405 E. Second St. The fire was dying down when the department arrived, he added.

There was no damage.

Four trucks and 18 firefighters were on the scene about 20 minutes.

The Huntingburg Police Department and Memorial Hospital Emergency Medical Services assisted.

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