City leaders to hand out free smoke detectors after tragic fatal - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

City leaders to hand out free smoke detectors after tragic fatal fire in Akron

(Source: WOIO) (Source: WOIO)
AKRON, OH (WOIO) -

Following Monday's devastating house fire that killed seven people, officials in Akron will hand out free smoke detectors to residents at two upcoming events.

The free smoke detectors will be available at a town hall meeting Tuesday night at the Innes Community Learning Center, located at 1999 East Avenue. Mayor Dan Horrigan will be on hand to distribute the smoke detectors starting at 6 p.m.

They will also be handed out Thursday night at the East Akron Neighborhood Development Corp. at 550 South Arlington Street at 6 p.m.

Fire investigators said they could not tell if the house that burned on Monday morning had working smoke detectors because of the severity of the blaze. 

Download the Cleveland 19 News app and First Alert Weather app.

Copyright 2017 WOIO. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly
<div id="CDEV-footer"> <div class="top"> <div class="search-box"> <div class="wnSearchBox" id="WNSearchBox-bottom"><form method="get" onsubmit="return wnValidateSearchTerm(this,0)" action="/Global/searchresults.asp"><span>Can't Find Something? </span><input type="text" class="wnQueryText" name="qu" size="20" value="" placeholder="Search For It Here"><input type="submit" class="wnSubmit" value="Search"></form></div> </div> <div class="station-info"> <div class="logo"><img src="http://woio.images.worldnow.com/images/8642511_G.png" border="0" /></div> <div class="contact"> <div>1717 E. 12th Street<br>Cleveland, OH 44114</div> <div>(216) 771-1943</div> </div> <div class="fcc"> <div><a href="https://publicfiles.fcc.gov/tv-profile/woio">FCC Public File</a></div> <a href="mailto:publicfile@woio.com">publicfile@woio.com</a> <div>(216) 367-7535</div> <a href="/link/743950/woio-eeo-public-file-report">EEO Report</a> <a href="/story/12071618/closed-captioning-problems">Closed Captioning</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="footer-main-nav"> <ul class="link-group"> <!--<li><a href="#">News Now Link</a></li> <li><a href="#">News Now Link</a></li> <li><a href="#">News Now Link</a></li> <li><a href="#">News Now Link</a></li>--> </ul> </div> <div class="news-link"> <ul class="link-group"> <li><a href="http://www.ktre.com/category/241993/texas-news-now">Texas News Now</a></li> </ul> </div> <div class="bottom"> <div class="copyrightText"> <a id="wnLogo" href="http://www.worldnow.com"><img src="http://ftpcontent.worldnow.com/wncorp/logos/worldnow_white.png" id="wn"></a> <div class="text"> All content &copy; Copyright 2000 - 2018 Raycom Media. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our <a href="/story/8774923/privacy-policy">Privacy Policy</a>, and <a href="/story/8775106/terms-of-service">Terms of Service</a>, and <a class="adchoice" href="//www.aboutads.info/choices" target="policy">Ad Choices</a>. </div> <div class="clear"></div> </div> </div> </div>