Fire engulfs Grant County ESD building

The Eagle/Angel Carpenter John Day Volunteer firefighters were on scene at the Grant County Education Service District building after a report of fire. It was reported the building was fully engulfed. Here the glow from flames can be seen, the picture taken from the north looking south.

John Day Volunteer Fire Department responded to a fire at the Grant County Education Service District building at 835 S. Canyon Blvd., in John Day across the street from the Snaffle Bit Dinner House at about 9:30 p.m. Tuesday night. The building was reported as fully engulfed. At least two fire trucks were on scene as well as other emergency responders. Highway 395 South was closed to traffic near the fire while firefighters worked. Officers kept bystanders back from the scene for safety.

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