Roanoke Fire-EMS tell us they responded to a fire at Metal Tech Inc., on the 2600 block of Richard Avenue early Thursday morning. The call was received in the E-911 Center around 1:45 a.m. and was under control about 20 minutes later.
When crews arrived they found heavy fire coming from the building. No one was hurt. A building close to the fire also received some damage. The cause of the fire is under investigation. Damage estimates are approximately $266,000.