(LEWISTON) Structure Fire at 615 3rd Avenue
Press Release | City of Lewiston Fire Department
At approximately 0530 this morning crews were called to 3rd Avenue for a reported attic fire. On arriving crews found smoke in one unit and in the attic. The building was evacuated as crews extinguished the fire and cleared smoke.
A second fire in a unit away from the original then ignited possibly due to the stove being left on by the occupant as they evacuated. A total of 24 personnel on 4 fire engines, 3 medic units, 1 fire investigator and 3 chief officer vehicles responded.
There were no firefighter or civilian injuries. The fire cause is under investigation.