NORTON (CBS) – Investigators are seeking the public’s help determining how a 5-alarm fire started at an abandoned mill building in Norton.
More than 50 firefighters from several towns battled the fire at the vacant building on Barrows Street Wednesday afternoon.READ MORE: Mother Accused Of Putting Baby In Trash Can Charged With Attempted Murder
“Someone knows whether the fire was intentionally set or accidentally set by people who were not authorized to be inside,” Norton Fire Chief Shawn Simmons said.READ MORE: Thieves Target Toyota Prius Catalytic Converters In Cambridge
Anyone with information is asked to call the Arson Hotline at 1-800-682-9229 or Norton Police detectives.MORE NEWS: Mitt Romney Taken To Hospital For 'A Lot Of Stitches' After Fall In Boston
Investigators from the Norton Fire and Police Departments and State Police assigned to the Office of the State Fire Marshal are jointly investigating the fire.