New Castle News

Updates

November 14, 2012

Fire, smoke damage Lincoln Avenue home

NEW CASTLE — Fire damaged a kitchen in a multi-unit building on New Castle’s North Hill.

The fire broke out around 8:50 p.m. Monday at 219 E. Lincoln Ave., in an oven, according to the New Castle Fire Department.

Nobody was injured, but the house filled with smoke, according to a fire report.

The Red Cross was contacted to assist the resident who was displaced by the smoke.

Damage was estimated at $10,000.

The property is owned by William Zeiger, according to the county assessment office.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Updates

House Ads
Poll

Beginning tonight, the Pittsburgh Penguins will take on the Columbus Blue Jackets in the first round of the NHL playoffs. So, who ya got? And in how many games?

Penguins, in five games or fewer. Too much firepower for the Blue Jackets, especially if Evgeni Malkin is ready to go.
Penguins, in six or seven games. It’s a pretty even matchup on defense, but Pittsburgh will grind it out.
Blue Jackets, in five games or fewer. Sergei Bobrovsky in goal for the Blue Jackets spells trouble for the Pens.
Blue Jackets, in six or seven games. Bobrovsky gives Columbus the edge, but it won’t be easy.
     View Results