News: 1 injured after Citrus Co. fire destroys vehicles, pole barn

FLORAL CITY, FL – One person sustained injuries after a fire in Citrus County on Saturday, reports the Citrus County Chronicle.

Emergency crews were called to the scene of a 90-foot by 70-foot pole barn engulfed in flames off of East Haines Court. It took crews a little over two hours to extinguish the blaze.

The property owner said they noticed a fire had started around a flatbed truck with a 1,000-gallon diesel tank. A camper van and John Deer backhoe also caught fire.

One civilian was injured in the blaze and treated by first responders on the scene.


If you’ve suffered injuries in a serious accident that wasn’t your fault, you may be entitled to compensation. The Citrus County personal injury lawyers at Whittel & Melton can help determine what legal action you should take. Call us today at 866-608-5529 or contact us online to discuss your case.

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