Preparations for the annual Children’s Christmas Party were underway this morning, when Newton Abbott received a report of a residential structure fire on nearby Daisy Lane.  A fire had developed in a second-floor bedroom, in a duplex.

Crews from Newton Abbott quickly extinguished the blaze, with mutual aid assistance from Big Tree, Woodlawn, Armor, Scranton, and Orchard Park fire companies.  There were no injuries.

Update:  Newton Abbott received an open letter from the homeowner in the Hamburg Sun.