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Fire damages office in First United Methodist Church in McHenry

Alex Vucha – For Shaw Media
A fire broke out in an office inside the First United Methodist Church in McHenry Friday afternoon.
Alex Vucha – For Shaw Media A fire broke out in an office inside the First United Methodist Church in McHenry Friday afternoon.

McHENRY – A fire broke out Friday afternoon in an office inside the First United Methodist Church in McHenry.

The McHenry Township Fire Protection District responded about 1:30 p.m. The fire was contained to an office on the first floor of the church, 3717 W. Main St., Battalion Chief Kevin Sears said.

The room was extensively damaged, and the adjacent hallways have water and smoke damage.

The cause of the fire is under investigation and there no were injuries, Sears said.

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