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Longview firefighters quickly took care of a fire in the Washington State Department of Corrections offices early Monday morning.

According to a Longview Fire Department press release, firefighters were dispatched at 4:48 a.m. to the 1900 block of Seventh Avenue after reports of flames from the Corrections offices.

Once they arrived, firefighters quickly extinguished flames from the second story of the building. The press release stated that the fire didn't spread to anywhere else in the building, there was nobody in the building during the fire and there were no injuries reported.

Investigators so far report that the fire's cause isn't suspicious, but the investigation is still ongoing, according to the press release. There is no damage estimate available yet.


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