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Early morning fire destroys church in Southwest Arkansas

Firefighters spent Friday morning battling a blaze at the First Assembly of God church in Nashville, Ark. (Source: B99.5 and KATV) Firefighters spent Friday morning battling a blaze at the First Assembly of God church in Nashville, Ark. (Source: B99.5 and KATV)
NASHVILLE, AR (KAIT) -

Firefighters in Southwest Arkansas battled not only the elements but a blaze Friday morning at a church in Nashville. 

According to a report from Little Rock television station KATV, crews went to the Assembly of God church on Sunset Street in Nashville around 8:30 a.m. Friday to battle the fire. 

A video from a local radio station showed smoke billowing from the scene, KATV reported.  

The building was a total loss and authorities do not know the cause of the fire. 

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