Commercial Structure Fire at Lesco Facility in LaGrange
By Assistant Chief Adrian Doleman
May 6, 2023

Recently, LaGrange Fire & Rescue Department along with Ballardsville and South Oldham fire departments responded to a commercial structure fire at Lesco Design & Manufacturing Co. located at 1120 Fort Pickens Road in LaGrange.

Upon fire department arrival, Car 4506 reported a well involved working fire in a metal clad building located on the west side of the roadway in the rear of the property.

The fire was brought under control and extinguished utilizing an aerial master stream and several handlines.

A Lesco representative advised that the building was a storage facility used to store paint products and was scheduled to be demolished to make way for a new building. The cause of the fire is unknown.

Units: Car 4502, Car 4504, Car 4506, Engine 4534, Truck 4552, Pumper-Tanker 4562, Utility 4591
Mutual Aid: Ballardsville FD, South Oldham FD