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Fire Damages Abandoned Factory

By Len Righi
Published On: Aug 18 2011 11:35:29 AM CDT
Updated On: Nov 05 2010 06:07:59 AM CDT
JIM THORPE, Pa. -

Investigators are looking for the cause of a fire that damaged an abandoned factory Friday morning.

Firefighters were called to the Silk Mill complex on East 5th Street in Jim Thorpe, Carbon County around 5:30.

Officials said the fire started on the second floor of the complex, which is more than a century old.

There were no reported injuries.

Officials said the complex has been the target of vandals in the past.