Fire on Brock Road causes ‘extensive’ damage


By Jennifer Woods - jwoods@aimmediamidwest.com



On Thursday, BPM Joint Fire District received a call of a fire at a home on Brock Road. According to BPM Fire Chief Ron Huff, no injuries were reported although damage was extensive.

On Thursday, BPM Joint Fire District received a call of a fire at a home on Brock Road. According to BPM Fire Chief Ron Huff, no injuries were reported although damage was extensive.


Martin Graham | Record-Herald photo

Last Thursday, the BPM Joint Fire District responded to a fire on Brock Road north of Bloomingburg.

According to Ron Huff, BPM Fire Chief, the call was received at 3:45 p.m. for 1635 Brock Road, Bloomingburg. BPM responded to the call with three trucks and had mutual aid from Washington Fire Department, Jefferson Township Fire Department, and Range Township Fire Department (out of Madison County). EMS was also on scene.

Huff explained the cause of the fire is undetermined at this time but is under investigation. There was extensive damage to the home—owned by Jim Hobbs—but there were no injuries reported.

Responders were on scene until approximately 7 p.m.

Reach journalist Jennifer Woods at 740-313-0355.

On Thursday, BPM Joint Fire District received a call of a fire at a home on Brock Road. According to BPM Fire Chief Ron Huff, no injuries were reported although damage was extensive.
https://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2021/05/web1_IMG_20210510_114708173.jpgOn Thursday, BPM Joint Fire District received a call of a fire at a home on Brock Road. According to BPM Fire Chief Ron Huff, no injuries were reported although damage was extensive. Martin Graham | Record-Herald photo

By Jennifer Woods

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