Large Commercial Fire Destroys Kopey's Waterville Auto Building

Jacob Kimerer

Large Fire at old Kopey's Waterville Auto - Video courtesy of Candy Jones Ludeman via Facebook.

Happening now - crews are on the scene of a large commercial fire blocking SR-2 in downtown Waterville on Locust Street.

Waterville, WA: From what we have been told, the building appears to be the old Kopey's Waterville Auto. A turn of the century historical landmark for the town when back in its prime served as a Ford dealership.

As you can see in the video, the fire has collapsed several parts of the building. Firefighters are fighting this fire defensively.

At this time we have not heard of any injuries.