Firefighters Called to Dick's Sporting Goods - - ABC13

Firefighters Called to Dick's Sporting Goods


Lynchburg, VA - There was lot of commotion at the Wards Road shopping center Sunday night according to fire officials.

Crews were called to Dick's Sporting Goods a little after 9 p.m. after reports of heavy smoke in the building.  Officials say a fire in the trash compactor was the cause of all the smoke.  Firefighters found the fire and put it out within a half hour of arriving.

Officials say there was no fire damage to the building, or surrounding businesses, but the store did suffer smoke damage.

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