Another house fire on Shimmel Rd.

A house in Sherman Township sustained heavy smoke damage as the result of a fire that occurred around 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Personnel from the Centreville and Tri-Township fire departments were called to the 64000 block of Shimmel Road, where they found heavy smoke emitting from the roofline of the single-family residence.

Firefighters entered the residence and found it was unoccupied. The owners, however, were contacted and returned to the scene shortly.

The residential blaze was the second within a week in the block of Shimmel Road.

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