Another Fire Destroys Multiple Homes in Ashland

Fire destroyed about half dozen buildings in a Schuylkill County borough where an earlier blaze destroyed six buildings last month. Fire crews were called to 100 block of Centre Street in Ashland at about 3:40 Sunday morning and found the back of several buildings engulfed in flames. Authorities sat the M&M Sandwich Shop and five homes next to it were destroyed. No injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is under investigation. Last month, a similar blaze destroyed six row homes in Ashland.