New Castle News

November 26, 2013

Fire marshal to probe blaze

By Staff
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — The state fire marshal is investigating a blaze Monday in Union Township.

The call came at 1:20 p.m. for the fire in a mobile home at 1765 Old Youngstown Road. Mahoning and Pulaski townships sent units to assist at the scene, at the intersection of Route 422.

Mahoning Township Fire Chief Poncho Exposito, who was in charge at the scene, said a male resident had tried unsuccessfully to put out the blaze before escaping.  No injuries were reported.

Firefighters were on the scene until about 3:30 p.m.