Fire Crews Battle Bitter Cold and Flames In Fryeburg

by Christian Mower on January 8, 2018

Crews from multiple areas battle a fire onMain Street in Fryeburg Sunday ~ Photo Courtesy of East Conway Volunteer Fire Department

FRYEBURG, ME – An early morning fire destroyed a Fryeburg Home yesterday. According to Fryeburg Fire Rescues Facebook page they were called to a fire at 1059 Main Street early Sunday morning.

Crews from multiple areas battle a fire onMain Street in Fryeburg Sunday ~ Photo Courtesy of East Conway Volunteer Fire Department

When crews arrived they said the temperatures were around 29 below zero and the home was already engulfed in flames. Officials said it took fire crews from multiple towns 5 hours to knock down the flames due to the frigid temperatures.

The remnants of a Main Street home in Fryeburg after fire Sunday ~ Photo Courtesy of East Conway Volunteer Fire Department

Luckily the residents and their pets were able to make it out of the home. According to reports the home is a total loss and the residents vehicles were also lost in the fire.

A GoFundMe page has been created to help the family. Those wishing to help can donate here.