Joint Press Release From Holland Fire & ECSO; Trucking Company Fire Ruled Accidental.
Chief Geoffrey Hack, Holland Volunteer Fire Department, and the Erie County Sheriff’s Office announced the cause of the fire at Draper Trucking in the Town of Holland on August 20 was accidental.
The members from the fire department and Detectives with the Sheriff’s Fire Investigation Unit worked with engineers from Erie Insurance Group to examine the scene. The investigative team discovered a mechanical issue which led to the determination of an accidental fire.
Chief Hack requested assistance from the Sheriff’s Fire Investigation Unit, and the unit turned over its report to the Holland Fire Department.