Old Forge Fire Destroys Gas Station

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Flames began pouring out of the Sunoco gas station shortly before 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 23.

Volunteers from numerous fire companies responded and aided in extinguishing the accidental blaze.

According to the police report, police officer Jason Dubernas arrived on scene and located two individuals inside of the repair garage attempting to remove one of the vehicles.

Dubernas instructed the men to leave the burning structure because it was not safe.

Fire officials arrived on scene. Within a short period the fire was brought under control, although traffic in that area was restricted for several hours.

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