UPDATE: Fire near school Tuesday morning was arson

Posted at 7:08 AM, Nov 01, 2016

Update: Delhi Township's fire chief tells us the fire that destroyed two semis at Theta Transport Tuesday morning was arson.

The fire broke out a little after midnight at the company on Delhi Street Northeast.

It's near Holt's Elliott Elementary School. No damage to the school has been reported.

Investigators don't have any suspects and are asking anyone with information to call the Delhi Township Fire Department.


A big fire overnight in a school bus yard in Delhi Township. Two semi trucks exploded into flames around midnight.

It happened behind Elliot Elementary School In Holt. Delhi Township Firefighters responded to the scene and had the fire out quickly. No school buses caught fire.

We are working to find out exactly how the fire started. It reportedly was intentional but that has not yet been confirmed.