Several fire departments rushed to save a house in Lamont County.

Around 7 p.m. on Thursday (Jan.20), crews responded to a property near Highway 16 and Range Road 183. Upon arrival, they found two large shops on fire and a house close by was being threatened.

Firefighters from Lamont, Mundare and Chipman worked hard to keep the fire from spreading to the residence. They were on the scene for about five hours before it was extinguished.

Nobody was injured. 

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.