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Compost fire

Thursday, July 15, 2004

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(Scott Welton, Staff)
Sikeston Department of Public Safety officers responded to a fire at 3:50 p.m. Wednesday at the city's compost site located on Compress Road. According to Capt. Jim Haley, the fire started as a result of spontaneous combustion and was put out within 30 minutes.