Holland firefighters extinguish porch fire

From Local Sources

HOLLAND — Units of the Holland Volunteer Fire Department responded to the report of a structure fire late Saturday night at a property southeast of Holland.

The 11:21 p.m. callout sent the department to the Barbara Worman residence at 5755 W. 1150S, according to Fire Chief Adam Chambers.

Chambers said firefighters arrived to find there was a fire on the home’s front-deck-type porch. He said the home’s occupants noticed smoke and called authorities.

The cause of the fire was not immediately determined but damage was limited to a 5-foot area of deck material, according to the chief.

Three trucks and nine firefighters were on the scene about 90 minutes.

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