Fire Destroys Home on the Corner
of Anchorage and Estero
A duplex on the corner of Anchorage and Estero Boulevard lay in smoldering ruin this morning after a late Sunday night fire left two residents injured and one unaccounted for.
"The fire started at approximately 10:20pm at 3748 Estero Boulevard, and was responded to by firefighters from Fort Myers Beach, Bonita Springs, Iona-McGregor and South Trail,” said Captain Ron Martin. "The cause of the fire is still under investigation.”Martin told us that the two people who lived on one side of the duplex, Carol and Paul, were taken to Lee Memorial Hospital where Paul was treated and released and Carol was airlifted to Tampa General. The occupant of the other side of the house, Joanne Finney, was still unaccounted for.