The Greater Naples FL YMCA was evacuated on Monday after lightning started a fire Parts of the facility remain closed Photo courtesy of the Greater Naples Y

The Greater Naples (FL) YMCA was evacuated on Monday after lightning started a fire. Parts of the facility remain closed. Photo courtesy of the Greater Naples Y.

Labor Day Fire Damages Florida YMCA

The Greater Naples (FL) YMCA is working to rebuild after a fire on Monday afternoon caused significant damage to the facility’s wellness center, gymnasium and roof.

The Greater Naples (FL) YMCA is working to rebuild after a fire on Monday afternoon caused significant damage to the facility’s wellness center, gymnasium and roof.

Fire officials ruled that lightning caused the fire and estimated that damages could total $2 million, according to local news reports. People inside the building when the fire started were safely evacuated, but two firefighters sustained minor injuries. Both have since been treated and released.

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