RAW VIDEO: Structure Fire in Medford Engulfs Home

Multiple fire crews are responding to a house fire near Bowmont Circle and Siskiyou Boulevard in Medford.

Posted: Apr. 25, 2018 4:38 PM
Updated: Apr. 26, 2018 10:00 AM

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford Fire-Rescue (MFR) responded to a fully-engulfed house fire at 424 Bowmont Circle on Wednesday around 4:15 p.m.

There were four people in the home, but all of them were brought out safely. MFR and the Medford Police Department (MPD) evacuated the entirety of Bowmont Street as a precaution.

The home was completely gutted by flames, and a neighboring home incurred fire damage as well. Fire crews focused their efforts on defending the nearby structures.

MFR upgraded the fire to a 3-alarm fire as it grew and consumed the first home.

Investigators will be working to figure out how the fire began, however neighbors reported seeing smoke beginning to rise from a motor home parked next to the home.

NewsWatch 12 has a reporter on the scene, this article will be updated as more details emerge.

Article Comments

Medford
Overcast
50° wxIcon
Hi: 55° Lo: 47°
Feels Like: 50°
Brookings
Overcast
49° wxIcon
Hi: 55° Lo: 47°
Feels Like: 49°
Crater Lake
Overcast
40° wxIcon
Hi: 48° Lo: 38°
Feels Like: 35°
Grants Pass
Overcast
50° wxIcon
Hi: 56° Lo: 48°
Feels Like: 50°
Klamath Falls
Overcast
40° wxIcon
Hi: 48° Lo: 38°
Feels Like: 35°
Warmer Weather Ahead
KDRV Radar
KDRV Fire Danger
KDRV Weather Cam

Community Events