Red Cross Disaster Action team members responded tonight to assist a Vernon family of 4 who returned home from a Mother's Day trip to a home destroyed by fire. The fire occurred late Sunday night and fire fighters battled the blaze into early Monday. The home was located at 2896 Pine Crest Street in Vernon. The Red Cross is assisting the family with temporary shelter, food, and clothing.
The Central Panhandle Chapter of the American Red Cross is not a government agency and receives no government funding. Crises assistance for local disaster victims is made possible by local donations. If you would like to help local disaster victims, please call the Red Cross at 850-763-6587 or log on to www.redcrosscpc.org.
Information provided by the Central Panhandle Chapter of the American Red Cross