• More than $1 million in damage after fire tears through historic former glass plant


    BUTLER, Pa. - Firefighters thought they had saved the buildings near the old Franklin Glass Plant from burning. But the fire rekindled the next day along Hicks Road in Penn Township.

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    The flames were so intense the roof collapsed on the historic building. 

    Officials said they estimated the damage at over $1 million. 

    >>PREVIOUSMassive flames cause severe damage to Franklin Glass Plant

    Watch the video above to see more of how intense the flames were and what was destroyed.



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