Smoky basement fire closes down street

Basement fire on Sherer in Harrison Twp. (WDTN Photo)
Basement fire on Sherer Avenue in Harrison Twp. (WDTN Photo)

HARRISON TWP., Ohio (WDTN) – A smoky basement fire kept fire crews busy Wednesday morning.

Fire broke out at 2821 Sherer Avenue around 8:00 a.m.

Firefighters arrived to find heavy smoke coming from the basement.

Webster Street at Sherer was closed while crews were working the scene.

No one was injured. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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