In Focus: Fire Burns Napavine Storage Facility


Firefighters from multiple Lewis County fire districts battled a blaze at a Napavine storage facility on Saturday night. 

The initial report of a fire came in at 8:23 p.m in the 100 Block of Alder Avenue Northwest at Hilltop Storage behind Annie’s Napavine Country Market.

Napavine residents helped first responders put up caution tape on buildings around the blaze on Saturday night. The bystanders reported the fire had been going on for more than an hour as of 9:30 p.m. and that the aluminum units contained lumber, chemicals and propane, which could fuel the flames.
More than five local fire and law enforcement departments were on the scene to prevent the fire from spreading to nearby structures.

This story will be updated when more details are made available.