WATERVILLE — Crews from Waterville and Winslow were battling a fire at the Are You Ready to Party? store at 4 Sanger Ave. Wednesday night.

The fire was reported about 9:45 p.m. and initial emergency dispatch reports said the blaze may have started in the basement.

Fire Chief Dave LaFountain arrived on scene around 10 p.m. and said firefighters were still working to determine a cause.

The building is owned by Tom and Betty Ann Davis, who said they were home asleep when they got a phone call from their security company that the building was on fire. The building dates to before 1900 and they said they were unsure what may have started the fire.

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