|Millersburg Ice and Beverage Company Fire
January 14, 2005
Fire broke out around 9 p.m. on January 14, 2005, at the Millersburg Ice and Beverage Company, 695 Market Street, Millersburg. Chief 20 had command. Engine 20 took side B, using the hydrant in front of the NAPA store. Truck 20 took side A. Also on the scene were Engine 26, Engine 21, Engine 20-1, Ambulance 20-1, Squad 26, Engine 29-1, Squad 29, Ambulance 20-2, and Rescue 21. Engine 23 was requested to transfer to Station 21. Truck 22 was originally en route to the scene, but Command 20 requested that they transfer to Station 20. The fire was under control around 10:30 p.m. Loss from the fire was $120,000. A 12-year old boy and a 14-year old boy from Lykens were arrested and charged with arson by Millersburg Police. They confessed to setting the fire, using old catalogs taken from a trash bin behind the NAPA store, set on fire and placed on top of wooden pallets.