Marysville firemen responded overnight to a house fire at 701 South 7th Street in Marysville.
The call came in just after 2:30 a.m. Monday, at the home of Richard Stonger. He escaped unharmed, with smoke inhalation treated by an EMT on the scene. Two dogs also escaped unharmed.
The fire apparently began in the kitchen area, which suffered the most damage. Smoke damage was also reported throughout the residence. Firemen were on the scene for over three hours.
Marysville Fire Department answered another call Sunday evening, around 9 p.m. A controlled burn had damaged the lower 25’ portion of a high voltage electric transmission line west of Marysville. The line itself, and electric service were not affected.
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