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Fire reported at Hobart Brothers facility in Piqua

Published: Thursday, March 08, 2018 @ 2:25 PM
Updated: Thursday, March 08, 2018 @ 3:11 PM
By: Breaking News Staff

UPDATE @ 3:11 p.m.:

This fire at Hobart Brothers was contained to a large industrial compressor inside an equipment room, said fire crews on scene. There is some smoke damage as well.

Damages are estimated at $65,000 to the compressor, and an additional $5,000 in contents and smoke damage, officials said.

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UPDATE @ 2:40 p.m. :

A fire that broke out in a recreational room at Hobart Brothers in Piqua has been contained, according to emergency scanner traffic.

Crews were dispatched to the business around 2 p.m. and reported the fire was under control around 2:30 p.m. 


A large fire response has been dispatched to Hobart Brothers in Piqua on reports of a fire at the facility. 

Additional details were unavailable, but crews from Troy have also responded with Piqua fire units to the business at 8585 Industry Park Drive, according to emergency scanner traffic.