On Wednesday, April 16, the Morris Fire Department responded to an attic fire at a residence on S. Oregon Avenue in Morris.

Attic fire damages Morris home


MORRIS – Just before 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 16, residents at 14 S. Oregon Avenue in Morris called 911 after hearing cracking sounds coming from their attic.

When the Morris Fire Department arrived, heavy smoke was coming from the roof vents and eves of the home. Members of the Morris Fire Department entered the home and climbed on the roof to investigate.

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Kim Ukura is the editor of the Morris Sun Tribune.