Fire damages boiler building at SV Pallet in Wood County

  • Source: Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune
  • Published: 02/28/2020 04:48 AM

Firefighters battled a fire Thursday afternoon that severely damaged a boiler building at SV Pallet facilities in Wood County. Fire crews responded to the blaze around 2:20 p.m. at SV Pallet on State 80 in the town of Richfield, according to Richfield Rural Fire Department. Crews arrived to find a wood-framed structure with metal siding that had flames and smoke coming from the roof. Officials said firefighters quickly extinguished the fire, but the building suffered major damage at the peak of the roof. Fire crews left the scene by 5:20 p.m. Officials said no one was injured, and SV Pallet is expected to resume normal operations Friday. Officials said the cause of the fire is undetermined but not suspicious.


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