Rochester Firefighters Respond to Smoke in Downtown Parking Ramp
Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Rochester Fire Department responded to a downtown parking ramp this afternoon because of the presence of smoke in the structure.
A news release says the call from the Second Street Southeast Parking Ramp came in shortly before 12:15 PM. The first firefighters to arrive at the scene discovered light smoke in the utility area. A spokesman says the smoke was coming from an electrical panel but the exact source has yet to be determined.
The Fire Department then used multiple fans to ventilate the area and remove the smoke from the parking ramp. No injuries were reported and the Fire Department reported the incident minimally affected the operations of the parking ramp.