Fire sends 2 Hoxie firefighters to hospital

HOXIE, AR (KAIT) - A fire Tuesday night destroyed a house in Lawrence County, and sent two Hoxie firefighters to a hospital.

According to the Hoxie Fire Department's assistant chief, they got a call around 7 p.m. about fire coming out of a home at 1045 Lawrence County Road 716.  Fire crews from Hoxie, Sedgwick, and Bono responded to the fire.

The two injured firefighters were taken to Lawrence Memorial Hospital with minor injuries.

The cause of the fire has not been determined.

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