Afternoon fire damages two Jonesboro businesses

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT)-  A Saturday afternoon fire in an attic in Jonesboro damages two businesses.

According to officials with the Jonesboro Fire Department, Kitchen Concepts and Blades Salon were damaged by a fire on Southwest Drive and South Culberhouse Street.

Officials say the fire began in the attic at around 1pm and because of the high temperatures, several firefighters were called out to the scene to make sure the fire was contained.

Firefighters did manage to put out the fire where it started.

The exact cause of the fire is still unknown.

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