SIDNEY — A industrial hearth prompted over $150,000 in damages to an area Sidney enterprise Wednesday night.
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The Sidney Fireplace Division responded to a fireplace alarm within the 1200 block of Wapakoneta Avenue at 8:38 p.m., a spokesperson for the division stated.
When firefighters arrived on scene, they discovered Elsner Portray, the native enterprise occupying the house, in flames. Lockington Fireplace, Anna Fireplace, and Piqua Fireplace subsequently assisted on this hearth assault.
First responders compelled their method into the constructing by way of the principle door and initiated an inside hearth assault whereas “concurrently positioning the aerial equipment to realize entry to the attic house,” the spokesperson stated.
AES and Middle Level had been requested to safe the utilities. As well as, The Salvation Military offered canteen companies for emergency personnel use.
As soon as firefighters extinguished the fireplace, a survey of the harm was taken, which purported $175,000 in estimated damages.
There have been no reported accidents from civilians or firefighters.
The Sidney Fireplace Division Fireplace Investigation Unit led the investigation into the fireplace’s trigger.