Fire Flares Up For Third Time
Friday, January 21, 2011 10:59 am
The fire which started Thursday night in Fine Swine Bar-B-Que on the Woodbury Town Square flared up again shortly before 9 a.m. today.
Joe's Place restaurant was evacuated before firefighters arrived back on the scene.
Flames shot out of the front of Fine Swine, uo through the roof, and briefly burned the old Woodbury city hall building next door.
Woodbury Fire Chief Bill Johnston was the first on the scene and sprayed the interior of the building with water until additional units arrived.
Firefighting manpower was called in from Mooretown and Gassaway, plus ladder trucks from Manchester and Walter Hill.
The fire was still not fully under control as of 11 a.m. The fire started around 7:30 p.m. Thurday, was apparently extinguished at 1:05 a.m. this morning, and reignited the first time around 5 a.m.