Crews tackle camping trailer fire

The Lebanon Fire District responded to a structure fire in the 30000 block of Old Santiam Highway at t approximately 1:18 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 7.

When initial units arrived, they found an unoccupied fully involved camping trailer. Crews spent about 20 minutes to get the fire under control and stayed on scene for another hour for overhaul and investigation of the fire.

The LFD responded with 23 personnel on 14 apparatus.

The LFD would like to remind residents to follow safe home-heating instructions. Space heaters should be used with care, plugged directly into an outlet, and not permitted to remain on when residents are sleeping or away.