Elevator motor overheats in Sycamore Building

WTHI Photo, Sara Schaefer
WTHI Photo, Sara Schaefer

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) – Late Thursday afternoon 6th Street between Wabash and Ohio was closed off.

WTHI Photo, Sara Schaefer
WTHI Photo, Sara Schaefer

Officials report the elevator motor in the Sycamore Building overheated creating a lot of smoke. Officials responded and cleared the smoke out but had to close down 6th.

6th Street should now be reopened.

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