Fire significantly damages historical downtown Tyler building

TYLER — A recent fire that erupted at the Ramey House in downtown Tyler significantly damaged the historical structure.Dianna Gregg, director of op...

November 8, 2022
3:28 AM

TYLER — A recent fire that erupted at the Ramey House in downtown Tyler significantly damaged the historical structure.Dianna Gregg, director of operations for Stonewater Roofing, which now occupies the building, said management heard about the Oct. 29 fire through an employee.'An employee notified management and, of course, we were worried and shocked,' Gregg said. As to the damage, 'the third floor was a total loss,' she said. 'The second and first floor has catastrophic water damage.'On Tuesday afternoon, Tyler Fire Marshal Paul Findley said the cause of the fire was still undetermined but that no foul play was suspected.