Clarkston Fire 10-13-21

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CLARKSTON - Wednesday morning at approximately 2:15 a.m., the Clarkston Fire Department was dispatched to a fire with flames showing at at a Bridge Street motel.

According to the Clarkston Fire Department, first arriving crews at 812 Bridge Street, the Hacienda Lodge, found heavy flames coming from between an outbuilding and the main structure. The first attack was able to knock down flames quickly but fire had spread to the attic of the motel with visible flame through the roof.

Firefighting efforts went into the motel interior in order to reach the attic fire. The fire was held to just 4 rooms and the outbuilding.

Mop up and finding hot spots carried on for a couple hours making sure there was no chance of rekindle. Asotin County Fire District #1, the Lewiston Fire Department, and Clearwater Paper Fire all responded under an auto aid agreement. There were no reported injuries.