Investigations Underway for Two Fires in Portland Wednesday Night

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PORTLAND, Maine (WMTW) Investigations are underway into a pair of fires in Portland Wednesday night.

Officials say a small electrical fire was reported around 10 Wednesday night on Washington Avenue.

There is some damage to the kitchen area of the home.

Crews were able to put that fire out before midnight.

Along the waterfront, another fire was reportedly started in a trash can inside of "Casco Bay Welding".

That call came in around 11:30pm.

Firefighters say damage is contained to just that building.