Firefighters were able to keep a shed fire from engulfing a house around 2:30a.m. on March 4, 2021 in the 15000 block of SW Thurston Lane in Tigard. Neighbors were helpful by notifying 911 and alerting residents. Fortunately, the residents were able to safely evacuate. Firefighters doused the shed fire and burned siding, searched the home, protected belongings, cleared smoke and decontaminated tools and gear. The residents will be temporarily displaced. The cause of the fire is under investigation. Thank you to Lake Oswego Fire Department, W.C.C.C.A. 911, Tigard Police Department, Portland General Electric, and NW Natural for your help!