Fire at downtown Post Office closes a block of Olive Street
EUGENE, Ore. – Emergency personnel closed Olive Street between 5th and 6th avenues as they responded to a fire at the post office Monday afternoon.
Eugene Springfield Fire responded to the US Post Office at 4:01 p.m.
They contained it before it caused any interior damage.
The cause is still under investigation.
A facility manager at the post office said they evacuated the three buildings after a staff member smelled smoke and pulled the alarm.
The roads reopened before 5 p.m.