Day: December 16, 2016

Chimney smolders at funeral home

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes A chimney fire in the crematorium at Keizer Funeral Chapel on River Road North, kept crews from throughout the region busy Monday, Dec. 12. The Keizer Fire District, Marion County Fire District No. 1 and Salem Fire Department all responded to the call that came in shortly after 5:30 p.m. and remained on the scene for several hours making sure it was doused. Firefighters arrived on the scene to smoke coming out from eaves all around the building, but no visible flames. The source of the smoke was determined to be the...

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