One person airlifted for burns after Calhoun housefire

August 10th, 2021 – 2:55 PM

WRGA Staff Reports –

According to information provided by the Gordon County Fire Department, on August 9th, 2021, (at approximately 1:55 AM) Gordon Fire Department personnel were dispatched to a structure fire located at a Love Bridge Drive SE address in Calhoun.

Upon arrival to the scene, fire personnel observed smoke coming from the structure.

Gordon Fire Department personnel extinguished a fire that was contained to one bedroom, but the rest of the structure received smoke and water damage.

One occupant of the home was airlifted to Grady Hospital for treatment for burns received.

The Gordon County Fire Department stated that the estimated damage that the blaze caused is approximately $40,000 worth in damage to the structure.

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