Old Novi train depot damaged by fire

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Old Novi train depot damaged by fire

Unread postby Garry K » Sun Mar 17, 2019 12:38 pm

From a news story from https://www.hometownlife.com/story/news/local/novi/2019/03/15/fire-damages-novi-train-depot-firefighter-falls-through-floor/3166817002/ of March 15, 2019. The fire was on March 14.

By Susan Vela

Fire damaged about a third of an old train depot in Novi Thursday morning, and city officials must inspect the building to see if it can be revived...

...dispatchers fielded a call about smoke on the north side of Grand River Avenue near the railroad overpass and then an additional call about flames and black smoke pluming from a building near the railroad.

When firefighters arrived at about 7:50 a.m., flames were engulfing nearly half of the building. Four fire engines and nearly 20 firefighters took about an hour to get the fire under control.


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