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Fire Departments Extinguish Shed, House Fire in Rural Riverside

Posted: Saturday, January 20th, 2018 at 6:27 am
Author: KCII staff

Firefighters extinguished a shed and house fire in rural Riverside Friday morning.

According to the Washington County Communications Office, at 3:31 a.m. a caller reported a fire inside a wood shed with a new house four feet away from it. The fire was in the 2600 block of Highway 22, between Riverside and Kalona. When officials arrived on scene the shed was fully engulfed and the house was starting to catch fire. Riverside Fire Department and Kalona Fire Department extinguished the blaze. Riverside QRS, Washington County Ambulance, and Washington County Sheriff’s personnel also responded to the scene. No injuries were reported.