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Woman Evacuated From Home On Hartman’s Mill Road

Woman Evacuated From Home On Hartman’s Mill Road

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Charlottesville firefighters had to evacuate an elderly woman from her smoke-filled home on New Year’s Eve. Fire Chief Charles Werner says a fire in the basement of 211 Hartman’s Mill Road was reported shortly after 9:45 p.m. Tuesday. The woman had mobility issues but firefighters were able to move her to safety and ventilate the house. There were no injuries and the damage was minimal.

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