May 30, 2023

Marion County Fire Rescue based around Ocala, FL was dispatched to a structure fire with entrapment in Oak Run subdivision off of SW HWY 200 at 0258 hours. The caller and resident of the single story residential structure advised her garage was on fire, the house was filling with smoke, and that she and her son could not get her husband out, who is mobility impaired. Crews arrived on scene by 0306 and found a single story residential structure with a fully involved vehicle and attached garage on fire, spreading through the attic, and charging the home with smoke. First arriving engine and truck company made an attack and knockdown of the fire while locating and extricating the victim from the structure at 0309, who was evaluated and later refused transport to the hospital. The victim’s wife and son were able to escape the house under their own power and were not injured.

Chris Lewis FF/PM

Marion County Fire Rescue

Station 21 A Shift



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