VERNONIA, Oregon - Volunteers with the American Red Cross disaster action team responded to a disaster today in the 55000 block of Nehalem Hwy S, in Vernonia.
This single family home fire affected 1 adult. Red Cross provided assistance in the form of temporary lodging, assistance to meet immediate basic needs, health and mental health services and information about recovery.
Additional information about this incident, if available, may be obtained from the local fire department.
The American Red Cross provides hope and comfort to people affected by community disasters, helping victims anywhere and anytime. The Red Cross advocates emergency preparedness and offers the installation of free smoke alarms in communities across Oregon and Southwest Washington. Residents may call 503 528 5783 or complete an online form at www.redcross.org/cascades to schedule an appointment.