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Firefighters battle blaze near La Vernia

Firefighters battle blaze near La Vernia
NANNETTE KILBEY-SMITH/Reprints at The orange glow of flames is visible through the trees that surround a fully engulfed mobile home on Hickory Run Drive off U.S. 87 near La Vernia.

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Wilson County News
October 27, 2015, 7:09pm

Firefighters from three area departments are battling a blaze on Hickory Run Drive off U.S. 87 near La Vernia. The fire, which already has destroyed an abandoned mobile home, was reported at approximately 6:25 p.m. Oct. 27.

Wilson County News Editor Nannette Kilbey-Smith said from the scene that the street was closed as of 6:50 p.m.

For more, read the Nov. 4 print edition of the Wilson County News.

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Sam Eagle  
Muppet Land  
November 2, 2015 5:15pm
Unknown, if that's the case, why isn't anyone calling the sheriff's office or Crime Stoppers? Why after something happens do people spout off about knowing stuff all along. Not wanting to get involved is a great way for stuff ... More ›

Timmy Tee  
Anderson, TX  
October 31, 2015 12:28am
Unknown, you wanna know what someone told me? I'll tell you anyway. They frequent the WCN just to see what I write. True story. They said my comments are better than the content. I'm not making that up. It's kind of ... More ›

la vernia  
October 28, 2015 7:47am
Its a shame to even have these people in our area, nothing but no good crack heads doing drugs, and now setting the house on fire. I swear idiots. but thanks to the fire department for putting out the fire and staying all night ... More ›

No Nonsense  
October 27, 2015 10:32pm
I'm sure "It's me" will chime in after he gets off the call so after you get done patting yourself on the back, come and take a look around how real fire departments do things. Hell, you might like it and learn ... More ›

No Nonsense  
October 27, 2015 10:23pm
If you're still running emergency traffic (lights and sirens) over an hour into the call, you're probably doing it wrong. It takes competent fire departments less than 30 minutes to bring an apartment fire under control; it ... More ›

Elaine K.  
October 27, 2015 8:11pm
Praying that all are safe and praying for the first responders on the scene.

William J. Gibbs Jr.  
October 27, 2015 7:10pm
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