March 7, 2016
Press Release – Jeff Page, Lyon County Manager
Fatal Structure Fire in Silver Springs
At 8:53AM this morning Central Lyon Co. Fire District received a report of a structure fire at 1785 10th Street in Silver Springs, with a person still inside the home. The Engine and Battalion Chief arrived on scene at 9:08AM to find the residence filled with smoke. Upon entry to the home, the crew located a victim and extinguished flames in the room and contained the fire. The victim was confirmed DOA.
The fire is currently under investigation by the Nevada State Fire Marshall’s Office. No other injuries were reported. Central Lyon received Mutual assistance from the following agencies for response to both the fire and additional 911 calls in the District.
- Mason Valley Fire District
- North Lyon Fire District
- Storey County Fire District
- Carson City Fire District