Walker County Rescue officials want you to know that smoke alarms save lives.

Officials say there were three new smoke alarms installed at the home located on Worthington Road on October 2, 2018.

The alarms activated and helped warn the family when the fire happened Wednesday morning.  All six people inside the home were able to escape the blaze.

Any Walker County resident in need of free smoke alarms should call 706-539-1255 to schedule an appointment for installation.