Emporia Fire Department
Captain Willie Ward
28 Nov 2022
At 22:24 on 11/28/2022 the Emporia Fire Department was called to 221 Weaver (Thermal Ceramics) for a reported structure fire. 900, Engine 1, Engine 2, Quint 1, Tender 1, and Ambulance 2 responded.
Upon arrival, crews made entry and found fire in the compressor room. 1 person was injured and taken to NRH for further evaluation injuries are unknown at this time. Fire was quickly extinguished and smoke was evacuated out of the structure. The fire was contained to the compressor room and did sustain heavy fire and structural damage. The fire is currently under investigation and unknown dollar amount lost.