Fire at Akron business causes nearly $1M in damage

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - A fire at an Akron business causes almost $1M dollars in damage.

The blaze sparked Tuesday evening at the Akron Compost Facility on Riverview Road.

Firefighters tell 19 Action News a front-end loader caught on fire inside the building and quickly spread.

It took several hours for firefighters to get the blaze under control.

Luckily, no one was injured.

The cause remains under investigation.

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