Fire burns APM in Allensville

Photo courtesy REEDSVILLE FIRE CO.
Fire burns at the Allensville Planing Mill complex Tuesday evening in Allensville. At least one building was destroyed by the blaze, which was still being battled as of press time Tuesday.
Sentinel photo by KIER HARRIS
The blaze rages on as crews attempt to keep it from spreading to other areas.

ALLENSVILLE — A large fire destroyed at least one building at the Allensville Planing Mill complex in Allensville Tuesday evening.

As of press time, crews were still on scene battling the fire, attempting to keep it from spreading.

The fire caused state Route 655 in the area to be closed for several hours.

Crews from Mifflin, Huntingdon, Centre and Blair counties were dispatched to the blaze that was first reported at approximately 9 p.m.

An official cause for the blaze was not available as of press time Tuesday.


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