Iowa City Firefighters responded to a house fire on Saturday, December 30, 2017. 
Iowa City Fire Department crews were dispatched at 10:27 a.m. to 2801 HWY 6 East lot 205 for a structure fire. First unit on scene found a manufactured home with heavy smoke showing from three sides of the structure. All occupants had evacuated prior to fire department arrival. Firefighters were able to enter the structure and had the fire extinguished within 30 minutes.
The home and contents sustained significant fire damage. A lost estimate is not yet available. The cause of the fire remains under investigation by the Fire Marshal’s office.
The Iowa City Police Department, Johnson County Ambulance Service, MidAmerican Energy, Red Cross and Iowa City Water Distribution assisted on scene.  Off-duty personnel were called back to staff stations and assist at the scene. 
For more information, contact the on-duty Battalion Chief at 319-356-5255.

Date of publication

Tuesday, January 30, 2018