Thursday, December 31, 2015

Red Cross Assists at Skamania County Home Fire


News Release from American Red Cross - Cascades Region
Posted on FlashAlert: December 31st, 2015 8:47 AM
Red Cross volunteers early this morning responded to a single-family home fire that occurred in the 200 block of Rakestraw Road in Carson, WA. The fire affected three adults and four pets. Red Cross provided assistance for temporary lodging, assistance to address immediate basic needs, disaster health services, and information about recovery services.

The Red Cross advocates emergency preparedness and offers the installation of free smoke alarms in communities across Oregon and southwest Washington. Residents may call (503) 528-5783 or complete an online form at to schedule an appointment.

Know what to do before, during and after a home fire. Take a few moments to review your family's exit plan should there be a fire in your home. This information, and more, is available at or in a free Prepare! Resource Guide published by the American Red Cross Cascades Region. The guide can be downloaded at
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