(Oakland) Fire fighters from five area fire departments battled a house fire northwest of Oakland Friday afternoon.
According to a member of the Oakland Fire Department crews responded to 22859 400th Street northwest of Oakland at around 2:30 p.m. after a passerby reported smoke and flames billowing from the home. When emergency crews first arrived the home was totally engulfed in flames.
According to the Pottawattamie County Sheriff’s Office it is believed the occupant was out of town at the time of the fire. There were no injuries and the home is a total loss.
July 27, 2013