Fire guts Adel house Saturday night; no injuries reported


Fire tore through a house on Adel’s south side Saturday about 8 p.m.

No injuries were reported in the blaze at 1901 Strauss Ave., which is under investigation.

The 1,400-square-foot ranch house, built in 2018, is owned by Jody and Chastity Davis, according to neighbors.

The garage reportedly contained firearms ammunition, so caution was exercised by firefighters battling the blaze, which appeared to be centered near the front door of the house.

Responding to the fire were the Adel Police Department, Adel First Responders, Adel Volunteer Fire Department, Dallas Center Volunteer Fire Department, De Soto Volunteer Fire Department and Dallas County EMS. will update this story as information becomes available.


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