CLEVELAND — Cleveland hearth crews are working to fight a big hearth at a well being middle within the Hough neighborhood Wednesday evening.
Officers affirm the blaze broke out on the Hough Well being Middle on Hough Avenue close to East 83rd Avenue. The constructing serves as the principle workplace for Northeast Ohio Neighborhood Well being Companies (NEON Well being) and is a crucial well being care supplier in the neighborhood.
Authorities say the three-alarm hearth began on the second ground round 9:24 p.m. and prolonged to the roof. Whereas first responders are “making progress” in placing the flames out, search and rescue efforts are nonetheless underneath approach and the scene remains to be “very lively.” Up to now, one firefighter has been handled for warmth exhaustion.
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#CLEFIREONSCENE 3-3-3 Alarm Fireplace at E.83rd and Hough in sixth Battalion. Giant 2 Story Well being Middle. Fireplace on 2nd Flooring extending to roof. One firefighter being handled for warmth exhaustion. Multi-use facility. Crews making progress. Further corporations being dropped at scene. pic.twitter.com/bThBcc2RMA
— ClevelandFire (@ClevelandFire) May 20, 2021