UPDATE: Firefighters Injured In Leslie Blaze Return Home

By: News 10
By: News 10

LESLIE -- News 10 has learned 10 firefighters injured after a Saturday blaze at an apartment unit in downtown Leslie have returned home with clean bills of health.

The 10 firefighters are among 11 people injured after a roof collapsed above the downtown Moo's Bar and Grill.

The injuries were mostly related to smoke inhalation.

Eight different agencies comprising officials from nine different municipalities began battling the blaze, which started above the bar, around 7 a.m. Saturday.

Firefighters say the building, including the bar and apartment, is a complete loss.

The cause of the fire is still unknown, though Leslie officials tell News 10 an insurance company will be on the scene Monday to investigate.

A note for commuters -- traffic on Main Street in downtown Leslie will be distrupted until Wednesday.

Stay with WILX.com and News 10 for updates.


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