[12/21/16] Slippery Roads Cause Vehicle To Slide Into Unoccupied Cars -Into Side Of Home

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Chelan County Fire District 7- Chelan Fire & Rescue responded to a pair of calls yesterday that would make for a perfect Public Service Announcement for the winter months.

Crews responded to a weather related chain reaction vehicle accident that pushed an unoccupied car into the side of a home in the 400 block of East Highland. Just hours later, Rivercom received a call for a chimney fire on Anderson Rd.

Lieutenant Evan Woods, with Chelan Fire and Rescue, says the first call came just in after 10AM Tuesday morning…

122116 CCFD 7 Responses 1 :44 “…front end damage on it.”

The chimney fire call, Lieutenant Woods said, came in about 3 hours later…

122116 CCFD 7 Responses 2 :30 “…inside the residence.”

Lieutenant Woods says creosote is the usual suspect when it comes to chimney fires …

122116 CCFD 7 Responses 3 :39 “…fireplace you have.”

What’s the take home message? Lieutenant Woods says there are a couple…

122116 CCFD 7 Responses 4 :13 “…everything safe there.”