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CONVOY – At 3:54 p.m. Saturday evening the CERT Team was dispatched to a fully engulfed house fire on Convoy Road three miles west of Convoy.

Responding Fire Departments included Convoy, Ohio City, Wren, Van Wert, and Monroeville. The house was a total loss. CERT Team assisted the fireman with canteen, due to the cold conditions, and the owner of the home.

Since the home was a total loss, the owner of the home will need assistance. To assist the CERT Team with this home owner, please donate to CERT-Van Wert County Foundation or call the EMA office at 419-238-1300.