Police: Saturday fire might be arson
Firefighters found flames and smoke shooting into the sky when they responded at 3:02 a.m. Saturday to Tigre USA, 2315 Beloit Ave., the Janesville Fire Department reported.
No one was injured, but damage was extensive to PVC pipe stacked on pallets in a 30- by 50-foot area outside the business.
Tigre USA makes PVC pipe, fire personnel said.
Also damaged was a transformer.
The fire stayed outside the building, fire personnel said.
The cause is listed as undetermined, but no heat source was found near the fire, prompting the investigation.
Last updated: 9:54 pm Thursday, December 13, 2012