(2-21-22) A fire was reported at Shelby Transport around 6:40 p.m. Sunday located at14510 State Route 65, about two miles south of Jackson Center.
According to their Facebook page, Shelby Transport Inc is a Transport for Hire company located in Jackson Center, OH. We run local loads as well as over the road.
A four-alarm response that consisted of around 100 firefighters from local fire departments from Shelby, Auglaize, Champaign, Logan, and Miami counties.
A large steel workshop was well engulfed in smoke an flames when firefighters arrived and forced crews to battle the blaze from the outside.
According to local fire authorities the building is considered a total loss, along with five trucks located inside. A total cost of the damage was not yet available, is not available at this time.
No injuries have been reported and the cause of the fire remains under investigation. Several items inside the building, including diesel and propane helped to fuel the fire.