Fire Engulfs Cabin in Clear Creek

East Boise County -- A fire could initially be seen on the backside of a cabin in the Holcomb 2 subdivision, located in the Clear Creek area. On Sunday night, March 26th, at 8:32pm, the call came into dispatch reporting the fire. In the time it took for the Clear Creek Volunteer Fire Department to respond, the structure was fully engulfed. Windows were knocked out and 500 gallons of water were pumped in, but this did not slow the fire's progression. The department then worked to keep the fire contained from reaching an out building.
Fortunately, the single mother and her three little girls, had been down in Boise when she received that terrible phone call, telling her not to come home. Camille Wassom, Assistant Chief for Robie Creek Fire Dept. and woman’s sister, recounted, “When the fire...

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