Firefighters respond to abandoned building fire in Logan

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LOGAN COUNTY, W.Va. (WOWK) — Logan firefighters are responding to an abandoned structure fire on Stratton St. The lower portion of Stratton St. will be closed for at least two days for cleanup and investigation.

According to Logan County dispatchers, the fire was reported around 1 a.m. Friday morning in the old Fox Apartment building. After firefighters arrived, part of the building collapsed, crushing two cars parked on the street nearby. Residents from a nearby apartment building were evacuated. No injuries have been reported.

Fire officials say the abandoned building has caught fire before. Fire crews are still on the scene on Stratton St.

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