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Red Cross Responds to a House Fire in Lehigh Acres

Posted at 2:35 PM, May 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-03 14:41:26-04

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. — The Red Cross says volunteers virtually responded to a house fire on Southwest 21st Street in Lehigh Acres Saturday.

Fire officials say, six people, including four children, were impacted by the fire. Red Cross volunteers provided comfort kits, direct client assistance and recovery planning to the family to meet their disaster-caused needs.

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, volunteers are supporting individuals on a virtual basis through phone and the use of video conferencing technology.