Fire destroys sign at VA Butler Healthcare
Published: Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, 12:01 a.m.
A fire destroyed the electronic marquee sign outside the VA Butler Healthcare Wednesday morning.
The sign, along New Castle Road in Butler Township, caught fire around 7:30 a.m., spokeswoman Amanda Kurtz said. The VA fire department quickly doused the flames.
The fire did not affect any buildings or operations at the facility, Kurtz said. The cause of the fire is under investigation. No damage estimate was available.
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