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Business fire near South Union Avenue sends two men to the hospital

Posted at 4:55 PM, Oct 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-11 19:55:05-04

A fire at an auto business on South Union Avenue and Terrace way resulted in burns to two men. The 30 and 50-year-old men were transported to a local hospital, but the extent of their injuries is unknown at this time.

South Union Avenue was closed in both directions at the Highway 58 exit as firefighters brought the blaze under control.

Arson investigators were on the scene, but the cause of the fire remains unknown at this time.