Fire at Lamplighter Inn in Eureka
Fire personnel and vehicles at the Lamplighter Inn on July 23. [Photo by Shawn Malloy]
About noon today a fire broke out at the Lamplighter Inn on Broadway in Eureka. “A wall heater that malfunctioned created a small fire in the owner’s apartment,” explained Battalion Chief Sean Robertson of Humboldt Bay Fire. The family evacuated. Crews arrived and put out the fire.
“There was damage to the heater and to the wall and some smoke damage to the upper level,” Robertson said.