Sunday, December 17, 2017
Public safety

Fire causes heavy damage to Spring Hill home

SPRING HILL — Fire caused significant damage to a home on Siam Drive on Friday.

Firefighters responded about 2 p.m. to find the right side of the home engulfed in flames, said Hernando County Fire Rescue Assistant Chief Kevin Carroll. The fire moved rapidly to the roof.

A boy who was home at the time escaped without injuries, but two firefighters suffered minor injuries when part of the ceiling collapsed, Carroll said. He said the house appeared to be a total loss.

The state fire marshal was investigating the cause of the blaze.

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