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Delta Growers building destroyed

Wednesday, December 22, 2004

EAST PRAIRIE - The cause of a blaze which destroyed a building at Delta Growers, Highway 105, is still under investigation. A representative from the State Fire Marshal's office is expected on the scene early today.

The fire was reported at 10:53 p.m. Tuesday and upon arrival of the East Prairie Fire Department the metal building, containing mostly farm chemicals and tires, was reportedly fully-involved. Mutual aid was summoned from the fire departments at Charleston, Anniston, Bertrand, Sikeston, rural Scott County and Matthews in fighting the blaze, which took about four hours to extinguish.

No injuries were reported in the blaze.