Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Fire Crews Responding to Structure Fire Along Route 61 near Pottsville


Fire crews are responding to a structure fire in Pottsville.

Around 6:30am, emergency personnel were called to 444 North Claude A Boulevard for a possible commercial fire.

Police were first on scene and found smoke coming from the building that contains Folton's Music Center and other businesses between the Pottsville Motor Inn and the Old Sands Ford.

The first fire chief on scene upgraded the fire to working.

The northbound lanes of Route 61 are currently closed as of 6:40am.

More details to follow.