Massive fire consumes Region 8 factory

PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) - Greene County Firefighters spent the early morning hours of Monday fighting a massive structure fire at the old McCaul Tire Factory in Paragould.

The factory is located on Highway 412 east of Paragould.

Firefighters say, shortly after midnight several departments from across the county responded to the fully englufed factory.

Multiple departments were needed for extra man power and water resources. Investigators believe the owner of the factory was in the process of relocating.

Authorities say the building looks to be a complete loss.

No one was injured in the blaze, and the cause of the fire is under investigation.

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