Fire prompted evacuation at Chicopee Walmart

Hampden County

CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Fire officials were called after a small fire started at the Walmart on Memorial Drive in Chicopee Wednesday night. 

Chicopee Police Department spokesman officer Mike Wilk told 22News there was a “small possible electric fire in the pharmacy area,” which caused the store to be evacuated as a precaution. 

Members of the Chicopee Fire Department were called to determine what exactly caused the fire. 

Store employees were allowed back inside after a short period of time and business resumed as scheduled.

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