At 3:55 p.m. yesterday Tacoma firefighters from stations 2,7,8,9,12,16,17 and CP 6-3 responded to a reported commercial structure fire at 6234 South Tacoma Way.
The first arriving engine company found heavy flames and smoke showing from the roof of the one-story tavern business. Initially crews mounted an interior attack, but moved to a defensive strategy as the well-entrenched fire compromised the structural stability of the building. A single employee was in the business at the time of the fire, and was able to escape without harm
The cause of the fire was determined to be embers… Read More