Burnside Township, PA – An abandoned apartment building in Clearfield County that had been damaged by fire 4 years ago was set on fire again yesterday.
The Cherrytree Fire Department asked for assistance from the State Police Fire Marshal to determine the origin and cause of a fire on Stifflertown Road in Burnside Township yesterday. The fire seems to have started around 2 a.m. Tuesday.
It was unoccupied and had been previously damaged by fire in 2015.
The structure was a complete loss.
Two neighboring residences also suffered damage. The damages are estimated at $50,000.
No one was injured.
There were no utilities active at the structure.
The fire has been classified as arson. Anyone with information is asked to call State Police in Punxsutawney at 814-938-0510.