posted on December 26, 2013 13:22
A Java family may have lost its heating source in a Christmas Day fire, but crews protected a nearby house from any damage.
Flames broke out at the Java Lake Road Home of Bill and Renee Handley early yesterday morning.
$8,000 in damage was done to a 10-by-15 foot shed that contained a wood boiler used to heat the home. The boiler was completely destroyed.
Officials say a malfunction of the boiler caused of fire. Firefighters prevented any damage to a nearby home.