Video: Most Packages Safe Following Ohio Post Office Fire

WHITEHALL, Ohio – A fire tore through a small Whitehall post office just before 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday night.

When firefighters arrived, smoke and flames billowed through the roof of the building on Robinwood Avenue.

The flames were so intense, firefighters had to get out and fight it defensively.

The post office has been a staple in Whitehall for years.

Investigators have ruled that it was an accidental electrical fire, but they aren’t sure what device caused it.

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