(3-4-19) The Celina Fire Department received a call at 3:03 pm on March 4 of a shed fire at the property of Brad and Shannon Wurster at 8911 Neptune Mendon Road, just north of St. Rt. 33.
The shed was fully involved on arrival of the firefighters and had spread to the exterior of a house with an attached garage. The shed was a total loss and the house and garage suffered moderate damage to the exterior. Estimated loss is around $40,000.
The fire was called in by the owner’s son Lane Wurster, who was the only one home at the time of the fire.
The Celina Fire Department responded with three trucks and seven firefighters and received mutual aid from the Mendon Fire Department, who responded with two trucks and six firefighters. Crews remained on the scene for approximately 3 hours.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.