Cherokee County Fire
& Emergency Services

Afternoon Fire Destroys Shed Near Lake Allatoona

January 31, 2019

Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services responded to a structure fire call yesterday afternoon, just shortly after 3 o’clock at 325 Aspen Lane, off Lake Allatoona.

Cherokee County 911 received a call from a neighbor who stated that a shed, tree and power pole were on fire.  The caller also stated that the fire was in close proximity to a house.  Battalion 1 arrived on scene to report that they had a wind driven fire and there were structures in danger.  Within minutes firefighters were on scene to extinguish the fire and kept it from spreading to a home nearby.  The shed and the contents inside were completely destroyed.

No injuries were reported and the cause of the fire is currently under investigation.

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Cherokee County firefighters arrived on scene to find the shed fully involved.
Cherokee County firefighters arrived on scene to find the shed fully involved. (click image for slideshow)
The fire call went out just shortly after 3PM yesterday.
The fire call went out just shortly after 3PM yesterday.
Firefighters continue to check the area for hot spots.
Firefighters continue to check the area for hot spots.
Several units from Cherokee County Fire & Emergency Services responded to the call.
Several units from Cherokee County Fire & Emergency Services responded to the call.