Savannah Fire quickly extinguishes Wild Turkey Rd. blaze; six residents displaced
SAVANNAH, GA (Tuesday, October 2, 2018) – At 10:35 p.m. Tuesday, October 2, SavannahFire was dispatched to a house fire at 602 Wild Turkey Rd. The residents wereasleep inside when a friend alerted them to the smoke and flames. The familyof six escaped unharmed. However, their pets remained inside. Savannah Firearrived on scene within three minutes at 10:38 p.m. A converted garage wasfully engulfed in flames. A crew worked to locate the family’s three dogs andthree cats inside the burning home while the others worked to quicklyextinguish the blaze. Firefighters found three dogs and two of the cats.Efforts were made to revive the pets, but only one cat survived. Power to thehome was cut and the six residents were displaced.