Investigators find cause of weekend fire

Local News

Fire investigators say a hot styrofoam plate is to blame for a weekend fire in Johnstown.

The Tribune-Democrat first reported the cause.  The fire broke out Sunday morning around 9:15 a.m. at a home on the 200 block of David Street in Dale Borough.

The paper reports that a young boy put the plate on a mattress and it caught the bed on fire.

One person was treated for smoke inhalation.

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