Warehouse fire investigation halted due to dangerous conditions

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Authorities are still investigating a fire that ripped through a warehouse on Thursday.  

The fire burning through the roof of the building on West 21st Street.  Erie Fire Chief, Guy Santone, saying the property isn’t safe to enter at this point, considering the severe damage.  Without being able to go inside the building, crews have yet to identify the cause. “When the guys arrived,” Santone says, “it was through the roof and you could see the smoke from miles away.”

Several departments are working together to figure out the best option.

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