Early Morning Fire Sends Family of Six from their Home

(Gillette, Wyo.) At 4:45 a.m., Gillette Police and Campbell County Fire responded to a home on Lake Street after it was reported on fire. When GPD arrived, the back side of house was in flames, but everyone had made it outside. The family of six were awakened by smoke detectors and were able to get out of the house safely. According to CCFD, the fire started on the back deck, but did not make it inside the home. There are estimated to be $3000 in damages, and a cause is still under investigation. *Feature photo: Firefighter Sullivan wets down the remainder of the hot spots. h/t Campbell County Fire Department* #county17 #news