Walton County Fire Rescue Chief Craig League reports that WCFR and Monroe Fire Department are on the scene of a house fire at 1865 Highway 138 near H. D. Atha Road.
“The original call came in at 8:02 pm. Upon arrival Fire Department personnel the den of the home was fully engulfed. The fire was quickly extinguished, but not (it) before caused moderate damage to the house,” League said. “We have one lane of Hwy 138 closed, but westbound traffic is utilizing the turning lane to go around.”
League said three people were displaced and were staying with family.