Units responding to report of bed on fire

Thanks to Paul Brown Jr. and Allen Dunski Jr. for above photos. UPDATE 9:45 p.m. — More photos added. UPDATE 10:14 p.m. — A few more photos added UPDATE 10:25 p.m. Three more reader photos added.

At 7:44 p.m. units from Twin Lakes, Randall, Wheatland and Richmond fire departments are responding to a  report of a bed on fire in  a room of a motel in the 600 block of Rink Avenue, Twin Lakes.

UPDATE 7:57 p.m. — Responding fire units staging along Wilmot Avenue.

UPDATE 8:05 p.m. — Units establishing water supply.

UPDATE 8:24 p.m. — Silver Lake Rescue being called to scene as mutual aid.

UPDATE 8:31 p.m. — Box alarm activated. More units coming to scene including engine and tender from Salem Fire/Rescue Wilmot station, a tender from Salem Fire/Rescue Trevor station, EMS from Silver Lake, a chief from the Wilmot station and changes in quarters from Silver Lake Fire Department and Salem Fire/Rescue for EMS.

UPDATE 11:42 p.m. — Other media reporting one person in the building may have died in this fire.

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  1. Amanda says:

    RIP LIZZY, Our family misses you so. Seeing these photographs kills me to know you were in the bathroom the whole time. Inhaling all of that, Being hurt inside and out. I love you and Miss you so much. I’m so sorry this happened to you. I’ll meet you again in heaven. Love you always, Your cousin Amanda

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