Fire Crews Battle Three Fires in Gaston County
GASTONIA, N.C. -- Firefighters from Crowder’s Mountain Fire & Rescue, and Union Road Volunteer Fire Department responded to a structure fire, vehicle fire, and brush fire Wednesday evening in Gaston County.
At 7:10 pm on Tuesday, fire crews say they received a call in regards to a storage building on fire on Monta Vista Drive. When crews arrived on the scene, they found the storage building, a vehicle and a building fully engulfed in flames.
15 firefighers battled the flames until all three fires were extinguised. It took about 15 minutes to contain all three.
The fire caused substantial damage to the building and vehicle, and burned a half of acre of property.