UPDATE: Colfax Cabinet Business Destroyed By Fire - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

UPDATE: Colfax Cabinet Business Destroyed By Fire

COLFAX, Wash. - The Colfax Fire Department is calling Mitz's Cabinets a total loss after being engulfed in flames Tuesday afternoon. 

Fire crews from the City of Colfax and members of the Colfax Volunteer Fire Dept. began the initial attack on the fire. Mutual aid was requested from the City of Pullman, Whitman County Fire Dist 12 (Pullman), and Whitman County Fire Dist 11.

In total, there were 35 firefighters on scene as well as 9 pieces of apparatus including two ladder trucks. There are no reports of injuries and the cause remains under investigation.

The business, Mitz Cabinets, appears to be a total loss after the roof collapsed. However an adjoining building and business appears to have been saved.

At this hour Main St/SR 195 through Colfax is closed to vehicles at the north end of town. The road is estimated to reopen sometime late tonight. Due to other nearby road closures related to weather, motorists are asked to avoid Colfax if at all possible.

 

 

 

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