Stories tagged with: South Sixth Street

December 10, 2013 - 7:13pm
32 weeks 21 hours ago

Zaneville's Public Safety Director hopes to have South Sixth Street open to traffic by the end of the week.

Fred Buck says the Sunday morning fire that destroyed a historic building posed a threat to firefighters after it was discovered the flames had burnt straight from the first floor to the roof in the back of the building. There was no salvaging the crumbling structure and therefore the decision was made to demolish it. It has not been safe for travelers to be on the road but after...

December 9, 2013 - 6:28pm
32 weeks 21 hours ago

Fire erupted Sunday morning at 19 South Sixth Street, destroying a historic Zanesville building.

Zanesville firefighters battled the blaze for several hours, initially from the inside, until they reached the fourth floor when they discovered most of the floor and roof to the were already burned away.

"At that point, since it is condemned, they decided to abandon and go defensive,” explained ZFD Assistant Fire Chief, Dave Huey. “Instead of risking people inside....

December 8, 2013 - 1:58pm
32 weeks 2 days ago

The Zanesville Fire Department is currently on the scene of a structure fire in downtown Zanesville. Falls Township is assisting.

The fire was reported at 19 South Sixth Street. The street is closed from Main Street to South Street. 

A WHIZ crew is at the scene and will provide more information as it becomes available.  Continue to check back for the latest details.

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