Raleigh County crews respond to fire at Glen Daniel Little General Store


GLEN DANIEL, WV (WVNS) — Crews are responding to a structure fire in Raleigh County.

On Wednesday, December 4, 2019, Raleigh County dispatchers confirmed the call came in at 10:21 a.m. for a fire at the Glen Daniel Little General Store on Harper Road.

Chief Adam Wright with Trap Hill Fire Department said the fire started in the storage area of the building.

“We had heavy smoke throughout the building, smoke was coming out the doors, and when they went in to the front of the building and could see fire in the rear, and that’s where they could attack the fire and got it contained,” Wright said.

Five different fire departments responded, along with Raleigh County Sheriff’s deputies and JanCare EMT’s.

Dispatchers said the store was evacuated and there were no injuries or road closures to report. The State Fire Marshal was on scene as well, and is investigating the incident.

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