Sunday Fire in Wamac considered ‘Suspicious’

WAMAC — A Sunday morning structure fire in Wamac is being considered suspicious as a fire was found in the center of the nearly vacant home.

Centralia Fire Protection District firefighters responded around 11:47 a.m. Sunday to a report of a structure fire in the 300 block of Kroger in Wamac.

Upon arrival firefighters found smoke pouring from the structure. Further investigation led firefighters to discover a fire in the center of the structure.

They quickly attacked the fire knocking it down then worked on checking the structure for other potential fire that may have spread.