- Mt. Morris Fire responds to 2156 N. Leaf River Rd. for a Structure Fire
On June 27, 2015 the Mt. Morris Fire Protection District was dispatched to 2156 N. Leaf River Rd. for a report of smoke coming from a house. Chief Hough arrived on scene to find a single story home with smoke showing. Mt. Morris Firefighters quickly contained and extinguished the fire. Firefighters remained on scene for about two hours working on ventilation and overhaul. Mt. Morris was assisted by the Ogle County Sheriff's Department, State Fire Marshal's Office and the Byron, Leaf River, Oregon and Polo Fire Districts. Thank you to our neighbors for their help.