Bolivar firefighters worked to extinguish a fire at 165 Knepp Road on Monday, September 8, after being called to the scene. According to investigators, the home suffered more smoke damage than fire damage. Fire officials said they have not determined a cause of the fire at 165 Knepp Road as of this time. However, it is believed it started in the back bedroom on the bed. The cause of the fire is believed to have been of an electrical origin from a cell phone charger.

Firefighters respond to house fire

Bolivar firefighters responded to a call of a fire at a house trailer on 165 Knepp Road at 1:57 p.m. on Monday, September 8. With a three minute response time, firefighters arrived and were able to contain and extinguish the fire, which they said began in the back bedroom.

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