Fire breaks out at Pawtucket dry cleaning business

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — Fire crews in the city of Pawtucket were called to a local business Saturday for a reported fire.

According to fire officials, flames started in the basement of Swan Cleaners on Benefit Street before 7 p.m. Neighbors who were outside at the time called 911 and reported the fire.

Officials said there is smoke damage to the clothing inside the business, but no injuries were reported.

Officials told Eyewitness News they ordered a large firefighter response in light of the warm weather because crews can quickly become exhausted.

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