Crews battle major structure fire in Duck, occupants and pets evacuated safely
Published 9:50 pm Thursday, August 10, 2023
The Town of Duck has reported that at 6:06 p.m. on Thursday, August 10, 2023, the Town of Duck Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 100 Beachcomber Court in the Four Seasons subdivision.
“Although the cause of the fire is not yet confirmed at this time, it is believed to have originated from a direct lightning strike, as severe storms were present in the area,” stated a news release from the Town of Duck.
It was reported that both occupants of the home safely evacuated the residence along with their two dogs.
“Fire Chief Black immediately called for additional resources to assist in firefighting efforts. The Town of Duck Fire Department remains on scene,” noted the release, which was issued around 9 p.m. Thursday.
Additional details will be forthcoming, including which other agencies responded to the scene.