Ephrata Police are investigating an arson in the elevator at the Windstream parking garage located at Locust and Grant Streets, Ephrata Borough.
Ephrata Police were dispatched at approximately 4:40pm 4-24-21 for a fire in the elevator of the Windstream parking garage. Police arrived to find Ephrata Pioneer Fire Co. personnel on scene and the fire extinguished. The elevator sustained fire damage to the wall and floor with smoke damage throughout the unit. The fire put the elevator out of service and no damage estimate was available.
Witnesses reported two juveniles were in the garage at the time of the fire. Ephrata Police investigation determined two juveniles were involved and subsequently identified. Investigation is ongoing.