Fire Department

One-Alarm Structure Fire 1266 Iliff Ave.

Aug. 21

District Chief Duane Herth reported on a one-alarm structure fire which occurred this evening in Price Hill.  At approx. 10:05 PM the Cincinnati Emergency Communications Center received a call for a smoke showing from a building across the street.

Responding companies reported light smoke when they arrived on scene.  The building was not occupied at the time of the fire.  We received an all clear from fire companies that no one was inside.  The building had working smoke detectors.

The fire is listed as undetermined at this time and is being investigated by the Cincinnati Fire Investigative Unit. Fire Companies and the investigator will be on scene for an approximate additional hour.

Damage is estimated at $3,000.  There were no reported injuries to civilians or fire fighters.  There were 44 fire fighters working the fire.

For further information please contact District-One Fire Chief Louis Arnold at: (513) 352-2311.

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