Extreme Heat Make Sugar Creek Firefighters Job Difficult

WEST TERRE HAUTE, Ind – Around 4:30 Saturday afternoon Sugar Creek Fire fighters were called to a barn fire at 5730 Darwin Rd.

Large amounts of smoke and flames were visible when crews arrived.

No injuries were reported in this fire.

photo courtesy Sugar Creek Fire

On Friday fighters were called to a garage fire at 124 S. Hanley Place shortly after 2pm.

One firefighter suffered a leg injury from a fall.

He was able to return to work later that evening.

photo courtesy Sugar Creek Fire
photo courtesy Sugar Creek Fire

Investigators are still working to determine a cause for both fires.

Extreme heat made fighting both fires difficult.