Friday, February 12, 2016
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
Published: Tuesday, 3/25/2014 - Updated: 1 year ago

Firefighters called to small fire at Station 3


Firefighters were doing damage control today at one of their own stations.

At about noon, firefighters were dispatched to Station 3 at Bush and North Erie Streets after smoke was seen coming from what was once a hose tower.

Firefighters had to cut into part of the tower to extinguish what appeared to be a small fire. It was not clear what started the fire, although the out-of-service North Toledo station is being rehabilitated so it can be put back into use.

At 1 p.m., fire crews remained on scene. The amount of damage was not clear.

The station opened in July, 1927. The renovation work, which began in late August, is scheduled to be completed this spring.

The crews assigned to Station 3 have been working out of Station 13 in East Toledo.

Recommended for You

Guidelines: Please keep your comments smart and civil. Don't attack other readers personally, and keep your language decent. If a comment violates these standards or our privacy statement or visitor's agreement, click the "X" in the upper right corner of the comment box to report abuse. To post comments, you must be a Facebook member. To find out more, please visit the FAQ.

Related stories

Points of Interest