Joshua Morrison/News Fredericktown Community Fire District Chief Scott Mast, left, prepares to re-enter a garage on Spillway Drive on Wednesday as Lieutenant Cody Beacom exited.

FREDERICKTOWN – Just after 2 p.m. on Wednesday, a fire broke out in a workshop in the 17000 block of Spillway Drive.

Fredericktown Community Fire District, along with Mount Vernon, Johnsville, Jefferson Township and Troy Township from Richland County responded.

Fire crews required tanker trucks and were pulling additional water from ponds on Spillway Drive and Armentrout Road.

No injuries were reported and a cause of the fire hasn’t been determined. Crews were on scene for two and a half hours.


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