HICKORY – On Thursday evening, Hickory firefighters responded to a fire located at 361 10th Ave Drive NE. Firefighters responded with two engines, one ladder, one rescue truck, and two command units.
On arrival at 11:24pm, firefighters reported heavy amounts of fire and smoke coming from the roof of the commercial building. Firefighters quickly began working to contain the fire and called for additional units to respond to the incident.
No injuries were reported. Fire damages to the commercial building were considered moderate. Catawba County EMS and Hickory Police also responded to the incident.
Investigators are on the scene working to determine the cause of the fire.
On Friday, the Hickory Fire Department, State Bureau of Investigation (SBI), and Hickory Police determined the fire is of suspicious nature.