Firefighting

Beaverton (OR) Church Fire Deemed Accidental

Firefighters on Monday said that the fire that destroyed the Children’s Ministry Building at the Westside United Methodist Church started in the ceiling and was accidental, reports koin.com (http://bit.ly/1JMMxUx)

Firefighters with Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue responded to the Westside United Methodist Church around 3:30 a.m. Monday after getting reports of a fire. When crews arrived, they found smoke and fire coming from an outbuilding.

Crews gained quick control of the single-alarm fire and no injuries were reported.