Crews respond to shop fire near Brookland

Published: Nov. 28, 2017 at 11:49 PM CST|Updated: Nov. 29, 2017 at 1:50 PM CST
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(Source: KAIT)
(Source: KAIT)

BROOKLAND, AR (KAIT) - According to Brookland Fire Chief Steve Beck, crews responded to a shop fire in the 1500-block of Craighead County Road 761 around 6:15 Tuesday night.

Beck said the shop was surrounded by woods and there was a fear at the time the fire would spread.

Deputy Bobby Swan spoke with the owner of the shed who said he was outside in his car when he heard a loud noise. He then noticed a fire inside his shed and called the fire department.

The Brookland, Philadelphia, South Greene County, and Western Greene County fire departments responded to the call.

Nobody was at the shop at the time of the fire and no injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time.


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