LIMA — The Bath Township Fire Department is investigating a suspicious fire which happened at 11:29 p.m. Sunday at the location of the former Lima Inn Motel, 1201 Neubrecht Road.
According to a press release, heavy flames were visible from a second floor room when firefighters arrived on scene. The fire took approximately 20 minutes to extinguish, and two second-floor rooms suffered extensive damage from heat, smoke and water. No firefighters were injured.
Officials with the Bath Township Fire Department were unable to find contact information for the owners, 1201 Neubrecht Rd Property LLC, Mentor. According to the Allen County Auditor Website the property is worth a total of $880,400.
Officials ask anyone with information concerning the fire contact the Bath Township Fire Department at 419-221-0550 or Lima/Allen County Crime Stoppers at 419-229-7867.