Friday, June 24, 2022

Firefighters Respond to Electrical Fire at the Frackville American Legion

Just before 7:00pm, Thursday, emergency personnel were called to an electrical fire at the Frackville American Legion.

The Legion was open at the time with everyone evacuating accordingly.

Fire companies from Frackville, Englewood, Altamont, and Mahanoy City responded to the scene.

According Frackville Fire Chief William Lindenmuth, an electrical outlet became hot and caught fire.  The fire was contained only to the outlet and put out on arrival.