Special to Fayette County News 

In a statement provided by Fayette County EMA Captain Michael Singleton:

“Just before 1:00 a.m.  on 05/22/2022, Fayette County Fire & Emergency Services units were dispatched to 475 Briarwood Rd. in Tyrone on a residential fire. Units responded to the report from a neighbor that a home that was engulfed in fire. Upon arrival units found the structure heavily involved. The residence sustained heavy damage and one firefighter sustained minor injuries and was transported by ambulance for treatment. The garage and kitchen were destroyed  with the rest of the structure sustaining heavy smoke and water damage. The investigation into the cause of the fire is ongoing”