Couple rescued from house fire by neighbor
Family currently accepting donations after total loss of home, possessions
A home on April Trace in Dawson County burned to the ground the night of Oct. 7. - photo by For the Dawson County News
What was supposed to be a blissful evening turned into a night of horror for one local family who awoke Saturday night to find their home up in flames. An Oct. 7 house fire in Dawson County displaced a recently engaged couple and their young daughter and brought out a heroic act of bravery from a neighbor. According to Dawson County Emergency Services Director Lanier Swafford, emergency personnel responded at 10:20 p.m. to a house fire at 188 April Trace off Crane Road.

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