Information sought regarding recent fire

The Red Oak Fire Department is currently investigating a residential structure fire that occurred at 2439 Aspen Ave.


Fire department personnel received a call on Jan. 23 at approximately 7 p.m. from the property owner, Norman Hollesen, stating that he was contacted and advised that the house that was on his property had burned down.


Personnel from the Red Oak and Emerson Fire departments, as well as the Montgomery County Sheriff’s office, responded to find the house completely burned down.

Information is limited at this time; however, the owner was able to advise that no one was living at the residence.


Anyone that may have information is encouraged to contact the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office at 623-5107 or the Red Oak Fire Department 623-6504.

The Red Oak Express

2012 Commerce Drive
P.O. Box 377
Red Oak, IA 51566
Phone: 712-623-2566 Fax: 712-623-2568

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