Palmerdale firefighters challenged by winter weather

A very difficult day for firefighters in Palmerdale, who couldn't get to a chimney fire on Woodhaven Drive. Assistant Fire Chief, Richard Archer, says two crews were on there way around noon..{} when one ran off the road. The other was blocked by stranded vehicles.

Archer and bystanders utilized buckets of water and hose pipes until Pine Mountain Firefighters arrived 25 minutes later.

Howell says no one was hurt. The house is a total loss. Archer says the Red Cross was called to help the family.